The OVCR has implemented a plan to assess and improve the quality, effectiveness, and compliance within the Human Subject Protections Program (HSPP). As part of its mission, the OVCR Quality Improvement Program (QIP) has developed a four-pronged approach to monitor and promote protections of human subjects and compliance with institutional policies, federal regulations, accreditation requirements, and applicable policies and directives governing human subjects research.
The Office of Research Services (ORS) will observe the UIC reduced service schedule for non-essential services that begins on Monday, December 24th. As such, ORS will close at 5:00 PM on Friday, December 21, 2018, and will reopen at 8:30 AM on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
To ensure timely review and processing of sponsored project documents due prior to Wednesday, January 2, 2019, please submit all necessary paperwork no later than 5:00 PM, Friday, December 14, 2018.