IMPORTANT IRB NOTIFICATION

OVCR, PDA, RI, RDS, ORS, IRB, ESCRO, COI, ACC, IBC, CS, QIP, CT

Feb 3

The Office for the Protection of Research Subjects (OPRS) is rolling out an electronic system that enables Investigators to submit proposals electronically. Implementation of the new system is occurring systematically across campus over the next several months.

OPRS East Side Satellite Office is Closed

IRB

Feb 1

Due to a decrease in submissions received by the OPRS East Side Satellite Office, the Office is closed starting Monday, February 1, 2016.

Submissions will be accepted on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 8:30am and 4:45pm at our main office. 

OPRS will not be accepting submissions on Tuesdays and Thursdays but staff will remain available on these days to address any questions you may have. 

UIC OVCR Announces the 2015 Researchers and Scholars of the Year

OVCR

Jan 20

The University of Illinois at Chicago Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 UIC Researcher and Scholar of the Year Awards.  These honors recognize and celebrate the efforts and commitment of individuals who are advancing knowledge in their area of research and scholarship.   These individuals inspire and promote continued excellence at UIC.

Revised Final Report Form and Policy

IRB

Jan 15

A revised Final Report form (Version 2.1, 10/12/2015) has been posted on the website.  Beginning March 1, 2016, OPRS will no longer accept old versions of the Final Report form.   

Office of Research Services (ORS) 2015 Holiday Schedule

ORS

Oct 30

The Office of Research Services (ORS) will observe the UIC reduced service schedule for non-essential services that begins on Thursday, December 24th. As such, ORS will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, December 23, 2015, and will reopen at 8:30 AM on Monday, January 4, 2016.

To ensure timely review and processing of sponsored project activities - applications and related documents due prior to Monday, January 4, 2016 - please be advised of the following internal deadlines:

Office of Animal Care and Institutional Biosafety (OACIB) 2015 Holiday Schedule

ACC, IBC, CS

Oct 30

The Office of Animal Care and Institutional Biosafety (OACIB) serving the Animal Care and Institutional Biosafety Committees (ACC/IBC) will observe the UIC reduced service schedule for non-essential services. OACIB will close at 5:00 PM on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 and will reopen at 8:30 AM on Monday January 4, 2016.

To allow time for the review and approval process prior to the reduced service schedule, please remember the following deadlines:

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