Guidance A-Z

Name Description
Activities Involving Human Subjects Research
Adjuvants Use in Research
Advertising and Subject Recruitment
Agricultural Guide
AHA Guidance Document
Amphibian Eggs and Oocytes
Assent Guidance for Minors
Audio Recordings of Research Participants
Authority/Attending Veterinarian
Award Workflow Chart
AY Salary Recovery and Summer Ad Comp
Baystate Collaborative Research/IRB Review
Biological Specimens & Private Information
Biosafety - IBC Administrative Policies and Procedures
Cannabis - Legal Alert for the OGC
Cell Line PCR Submission
Certificates of Confidentiality Tip Sheet
Chancellor's Memo on Export Control
Changes to the Continuing Review Procedures
Changes to the Exempt Categories
Changes to the Informed Consent
Classroom Research Projects and the IRB
Close Requests
Conflict of Interest (COI) -Outline of Guidance Principles for Faculty on COI
Conflict of Interest (COI) Law for State Employees
Conflict of Interest (COI) Policies (UMass Amherst) - Overview
Conflict of Interest (COI) Relating to Intellectual Property and Commercial Ventures
Data Monitoring
Data Use Agreements
Debriefing Process Guidance
Determining Whether IRB Review is Required for an Activity
Diet Control in Behavioral Animal Studies
Disclosure of Research Results
Disinfectants - NIH Recommendations
DOE Guidance Document
Dual Use - Bridging Science and Security for Biological Research
Education Research Settings
Effort Reporting - Related Documents
Effort Reporting Policies Guidance
Effort Reporting Video Slides
Ethnographic Research
Euthanasia of Animals - AVMA Guidelines
Euthanasia of Neonates
Euthanasia of Rodents by CO2
Exemptions in Openness in Research
Export Control and Universities: Information and Case Studies
Export Control Compliance Guidelines - UMass Amherst
Export Control: "Don't Let This Happen to You!"
Extra Credit for Participating in Research
Fabricated Equipment Checklist
Fabricated Equipment Guidance (FAQs)
Fact Sheet
Five-Day Proposal Submission Procedure Overview
Focus Group Research
Fringe Rate Agreement
Fundamental Research Decision Tree
Genotyping Mice and Rats
Grant/Contract vs. Gift
Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
Guillotine Use and Maintenance
Hemp - Legal Alert for the OGC
HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) Privacy Rule
Implementing the NIH COI Final Rule
Important NIH Announcements January 2016
Indirect Cost Calculation as Percentage of Total Project Costs
Industry Funding Contract Signatory Authority Matrix
Institutional Chemical Safety Committee Policy and Procedures
International Affective Picture System (IAPs)
JIT Other Support Example
Mandatory Reporting
Marijuana - Legal Alert from OGC
Misconduct in Research & Scholarly Activities - UMass Procedures
MTurk Guidance
NASA Guidance Document
Needle and Syringe Use
NEW - Photography of Research Animals
NEW - Zebrafish and Xenopus Use and Reporting
New and Revised Definitions
NIH - Managing Effort
NIH Guidance Document
NIH Just-In-Time Process at UMass (JIT)
NIH Revision to Definition of a Clinical Trial
NIH Revision to the Policy on Certificates of Confidentiality
NIH Single IRB Policy for Multi-site Research
NIH Subcontracts with UMass as Lead
Non-Pharmaceutical Grade Compounds - Use
NSF Guidance Document
NSF Proposal Checklist and Outline
NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
NSF Subawardee Documentation Requirements
OMB Uniform Guidance at UMass
Oral and Short Form Written Consent
Oral History
Pain and Distress in Laboratory Animals - Responsibilities
Pain and Stress Classification Levels
Project Types for F&A Purposes
Proposal Workflow Chart
rDNA or Synthetic DNA
Recruiting at UMass
Red Flag Indicators in Export Transactions
Removal of Principal Investigators
Research in Higher Education Settings
Research in K-12 Settings
Research Involving Minors
Research Responsibility
Responsible Conduct in Research - NSF- related Primer for Undergraduates
Responsible Conduct in Research - Instructions for CITI Training
Revisions to a Protocol
SBIR Procedures
Screening Activities Used to Determine Eligibility for Participation in Research
Select Agents
Sensitive Topics
Social Media Research Guidance
STScI Guidance Document
STTR Procedure
Student Researchers and Advisors
Study Personnel
Subject Recruitment Databases
Summer Ad Comp
Survey Guidelines
Survival Bleeding of Mice and Rats
Survival Rodent Surgery
Tabletop Isoflurane Anesthesia Machines
Transfer of PI to another Institution
Travel Tips from the National Counterintelligence Executive
Types of Review
UMass Amherst Export Control Compliance Program Guidelines
UMass Export Control Seminar
Uniform Consulting Agreement Provisions - UMass Amherst
USDA Guidance Document
Use of Fishes in Research
Zebrafish - Use in NIH Intramural Research