After your project is underway, these resources can help you identify research administration and support resources.

  • COI Toolkit

    Recommendations, tools, and resources for the conduct and management of financial relationships between academia and industry in biomedical research.

  • Guide to Good Clinical Practice

    Information and tools to conduct quality clinical trials of new drugs, devices and biologics. Provides explanations of laws, federal regulations and international harmonization efforts and analysis of accepted good clinical practices. Includes sample checklists for conducting quality assurance audits, FDA forms, industry guidance documents and information sheets. Also provides news and analysis on key developments in conducting clinical research, and access to clinlaw, an online database of state and federal clinical trial requirements. Access tip: If main link does not permit access, copy/paste the following URL into your browser:

  • GWU Compliance and Privacy Office

    This office supports GWU's voluntary compliance program to ensure that faculty and staff are aware of and comply with federal, state and local laws and regulations. Provides a Regulatory Compliance Help and Referral Line and centralized access to university policies.

  • Research at SMHS

    Portal to the offices for the administration and support of the health research programs at The George Washington University including animal research, human research, laboratory safety and biostatistics.

  • HHS Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP)

    Office charged with protecting the rights, welfare, and wellbeing of subjects involved in research conducted or supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

  • International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE): Obligation to Register Clinical Trials

    ICMJE member journals requires, as a condition of consideration for publication in their journals, registration in a public trials registry. The details of this policy are contained in a series of editorials and Frequently Asked Questions).

  • Nurse Author & Editor

    An international publication dedicated to nurse authors, editors and reviewers offering advise on writing quality manuscripts, avoiding rejection, finding publishing opportunities, editing and reviewing. (free registration and login required to access).

  • NSF Data Management Plan Requirements

    National Science Foundation (NSF) requires that all proposals submitted to NSF must include a supplementary document of no more than two pages labeled "Data Management Plan." Includes information on how to create a Data Management Plan and helpful Frequently Asked Questions.

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