Recently published federal rules and requirements for clinical trials
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services requirements for registering certain clinical trials and submitting summary results information to ClinicalTrials.gov (Published September 21, 2016)
- National Institutes of Health complementary policy for registering and submitting summary results information to ClinicalTrials.gov for all NIH-funded trials, including those not subject to the HHS rule (Published September 21, 2016)
- Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (Published January 19, 2017) The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and fifteen other Federal Departments and Agencies announced revisions to modernize, strengthen, and make more effective the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects that was originally promulgated as a Common Rule in 1991. This final rule is intended to better protect human subjects involved in research, while facilitating valuable research and reducing burden, delay, and ambiguity for investigators. These revisions are an effort to modernize, simplify, and enhance the current system of oversight.
NIA Clinical Research Study Investigator's Toolbox
This tool box provides researchers and their study teams with a central source of materials to plan studies, incorporate consistent processes, collect accurate data, and maintain appropriate safety oversight.
Learn about active NIH funded medical rehabilitation research projects.
Access the list on the NIH RePORT website.