Guidance

Compliance
Name Description
Activities Involving Human Subjects Research
Adverse Events Reporting
Advertising and Subject Recruitment
Assent Guidance for Minors
Audio Recordings of Research Participants
Authority/Attending Veterinarian
Baystate Collaborative Research/IRB Review
Biological Specimens & Private Information
Biosafety - IBC Administrative Policies and Procedures
Certificates of Confidentiality Tip Sheet
Classroom Research Projects and the IRB
Close Requests
Conflict of Interest (COI) -Outline of Guidance Principles for Faculty on COI
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
Disclosure of Research Results
Disinfectants - NIH Recommendations
Dual Use - Bridging Science and Security for Biological Research
Education Research Settings
Ethnographic Research
Exemptions in Openness in Research
Export Control and Universities: Information and Case Studies
Export Control Compliance Guidelines - UMass Amherst
Export Control Policy
Export Control: "Don't Let This Happen to You!"
Extra Credit for Participating in Research
Focus Group Research
HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) Privacy Rule
Implementing the NIH COI Final Rule
Institutional Chemical Safety Committee Policy and Procedures
International Affective Picture System (IAPs)
Mandatory Reporting
Misconduct in Research & Scholarly Activities - UMass Procedures
MTurk Guidance
Needle and Syringe Use
NIH Single IRB Policy for Multi-site Research
Oral and Short Form Written Consent
Oral History
Pain and Stress Classification Levels
rDNA or Synthetic DNA
Recruiting at UMass
Red Flag Indicators in Export Transactions
Research in Higher Education Settings
Research in K-12 Settings
Research Involving Minors
Research Responsibility
Revisions to a Protocol
Screening Activities Used to Determine Eligibility for Participation in Research
Select Agents
Sensitive Topics
Social Media Research Guidance
Student Researchers and Advisors
Study Personnel
Subject Recruitment Databases
Suicidal Ideation Response Guidance
Survey Guidelines
Travel Tips from the National Counterintelligence Executive
Types of Review
UMass Amherst Export Control Compliance Program Guidelines
UMass Procedure to meet NSF Safe and Inclusive Working Environments
Uniform Consulting Agreement Provisions - UMass Amherst