Target Audience: CI/ Study Coordinators/ Research staff who are responsible for submitting amendments through IRAS on behalf of the Chief Investigator (CI)
Aims & Objectives: This course aims to ensure that researchers clearly understand the best way to get their amendments for portfolio research working for them, giving a brief outline of the process in submitting amendments, tips, ideas and workarounds with an emphasis on HRA processes and how these now need to be considered when planning your amendment submissions
The aims of the presentation is to ensure that researchers clearly understand the best way to get their amendments for portfolio research working for them i.e. notifying all participating sites regarding the changes to their studies.
The process for submitting and communicating research study “Amendments” has changed significantly in IRAS to fit with the HRA processes and this session aims to give researchers a brief outline of the process in submitting amendments, tips, ideas and workarounds.
If you are a CI/ Study Co-ordinator/ Researcher leading on a study then this would be a great opportunity to learn how you can get IRAS to work for you!
Course Summary: What is an amendment?, When do I submit the amendment?, How do I submit an amendment and who to?, Classifying an amendment: substantial or non-substantial?, Deciding what is the best action to take for your amendment?