The IRB has released new versions of the Biomedical, Behavioral and Social Sciences, Single Use, Humanitarian Use Device, Emergency Use and Addendum Informed Consent templates. New templates have a 3/2014 version date and are available on the IRB website Forms and Instructions page. Existing protocols need not transition to new versions.
Changes to the Informed Consent and Assent Templates include:
Note that the HIPAA Authorization template was not modified in this release as it is expected that a more significant revision of this document is forthcoming.