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COVID-19 Research Involving Human Subjects Guidance

March 13, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, there are particularly pressing regulatory and operational questions facing researchers involved in human subjects research. 

We have developed specific guidance to address these questions and it can be found on our Research Preparedness Website. Please check this website regularly for updates as this guidance may change over time. 

If you have questions on this topic, please send them to

On behalf of the Research & Innovation team and Research Emergency Preparedness Subcommittee,

Aleister Saunders, Ph.D.
Executive Vice Provost
Research & Innovation