Navigation Links
Quorum Review IRB Joins the SMART IRB Platform
Date:5/11/2017

Quorum Review IRB, the first name in streamlined, service-centered independent ethics and regulatory review, is proud to announce that it has joined SMART IRB, a platform designed to simplify the IRB review process for multi-site studies.

The goal of SMART IRB is to ease burdens related to multi-site research and serve as a roadmap for institutions to execute the NIH Single IRB Review(sIRB) policy. With a flexible master IRB reliance agreement, standard operating procedures, as well as complementary tools and resources, the initiative helps optimize human subject research while maintaining strong protection for participants.

“For nearly two years we have been working with IRBrely–the initial project prior to SMART IRB,” says Cami Gearhart, CEO of Quorum. “We are honored to have contributed to this initiative in its early stage and we are impressed with the accomplishments of the platform, including having accrued nearly 200 participating institutions.”

Quorum is looking forward to collaborating with participating institutions in the SMART IRB network and sharing its 26 years of experience in providing IRB review services for multi-site trials. Board members offer extensive depth of knowledge necessary to provide reviews that are not only compliant, but adhere to the highest standards for quality. Quorum employs forms and standard operating procedures that already conform to SMART IRB requirements, which makes collaboration easier.

Quorum also offers as part of its standard review services a readymade electronic infrastructure (OnQ Portal) for collecting and disseminating the information and documentation essential for multi-site research. Furthermore, Quorum will not require additional reliance agreements or request any other exclusive arrangements from institutions that wish to utilize the SMART IRB platform to engage with Quorum.

“We are pleased to have Quorum join the SMART IRB community,” said Lee Nadler, Principal Investigator of Harvard Catalyst and a leader of SMART IRB. “We believe the participation of independent IRBs, universities, academic medical centers, and community hospitals in one master IRB reliance agreement will be integral to the success of the single IRB model on a national scale—ultimately accelerating the pace of discovery to improve human health while ensuring highest standards of patient safety and ethical conduct of research.”

Contact David Kim at institutions(at)quorumreview.com, the Quorum Institutional Account Executive, to explore partnership opportunities through the SMART IRB platform.

About Quorum

Quorum Review IRB is the first name in streamlined, service-centered independent ethics and regulatory review. The Quorum difference is One-Touch Collaboration™. Your research benefits from an outstanding service experience, a single point of contact, one study startup timeline, and a true single board review—which is why Quorum is the preferred central IRB. Beyond traditional institutional review board services, Quorum offerings include single IRB (sIRB) services for institutions and the world’s first IRB-integrated electronic informed consent solution: Q Consent™. Kinetiq, the consulting and technology division of Quorum, provides services that enhance and optimize the clinical research process.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/SMART-IRB/Quorum-Review-IRB/prweb14326235.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2017 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved


Related biology technology :

1. Quorum Review IRB Launches World’s First IRB-Integrated eConsent Solution for Clinical Research Studies
2. Quorum and Kinetiq Leadership to Speak in Six Sessions at ACRP 2017 Meeting and Expo
3. P’unk Ave Founder and Indy Hall Co-Founder Geoff DiMasi is the New Entrepreneur In Quorum
4. Quorum and Kinetiq Leadership to Speak in Six Sessions at the Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) Advancing Ethical Research (AER) Conference
5. Kinetiq to attend DIA China in Beijing, Quorum Review IRB invited to speak at Peking University
6. Quorum Review IRB Accredited by IASSC for Lean Six Sigma Deployment Program
7. Quorum Review IRB Launches New Quick Step™ Service for Large Clinical Trials
8. Quorum IRB Board Chair to Speak at South Korean Research Summit
9. Quorum Review’s Mitchell Parrish Presents at Embracing Change: Clinical Research in the 21st Century
10. Quorum Review IRB and ConsentSolutions Form Strategic Alliance
11. Quorum Review IRB Board Chair Appointed to SACHRP
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/19/2017)... ... May 19, 2017 , ... The University ... researchers with technologies ripe for commercialization, and who are affiliated with the 21 ... to submit proposals. QED, now in its tenth round, is the first multi-institutional ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 18, 2017 , ... Lajollacooks4u has added another ... a two-hour team-building package designed for groups of 10-30 people. Guests can ... include items, such as Blackened Shrimp with Edamame Salad, Pizza Rolls with Pepperoni ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 17, 2017 , ... NDA Partners Chairman Carl Peck, ... of Eurofins Advantar Laboratories and President of Pharmaceutical Development Business Unit of Cardinal Health, ... Eurofins and Cardinal Health, he was former Chief Operating Officer at Anaborex, Senior VP ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 17, 2017 , ... ... medical device compliance and commercialization, has just released version 9.0 of the Cognition ... this latest version of Cockpit,” says David Cronin, CEO of Cognition. “We’re thrilled ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/6/2017)... , May 5, 2017 RAM ... announced a new breakthrough in biometric authentication based ... quantum mechanical properties to perform biometric authentication. These new ... semiconductor material created by Ram Group and its ... entertainment, transportation, supply chains and security. Ram Group ...
(Date:4/17/2017)... 17, 2017 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ... filing of its 2016 Annual Report on Form 10-K on Thursday ... ... available in the Investor Relations section of the Company,s website at ... website at http://www.sec.gov . 2016 Year Highlights: ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... 11, 2017 Research and Markets has announced ... report to their offering. ... global eye tracking market to grow at a CAGR of 30.37% ... Tracking Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market ... landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):