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Dec 15, 2017

NIH Allowability of Personnel Expenses

Recipients of NIH federally funded awards must follow the Grants Policy Statement guidelines when documenting personnel expenses in grant submissions.

Dec 14, 2017

NIH Use of Single IRB Review for Multi-Site Research Effective Date Extended

The NIH has extended the effective date for multi-site research studies, conducting the same protocol, ability to use the Single IRB Policy. All competing grant applications with due dates on or after January 25, 2018 will be able to use the Single IRB Policy.

Dec 13, 2017

The Parking Services Office is Moving to a New Location on December 18, 2017

The University Department of Parking, Transportation & Services is moving to a new location on Monday, December 18, 2017. The office will be closed during the move.

Dec 12, 2017

Reminder: Human Research Protection Office (HRPO) Upcoming Holiday Schedule

The Human Research Protection Office (HRPO) will be closed during the University’s Winter break.

Dec 12, 2017

Human Resources 2017 Holiday and Recess Schedule

The University of Pittsburgh Human Resources 2017 Holiday Schedule has been announced.

Dec 8, 2017

Federal Holiday Closure

Christmas Day, December 25, 2017, is a federal holiday and federal agencies will be closed.

Dec 7, 2017

Reminder: Office of Research will be Closed at 12:00 p.m. on December 8, 2017

The Office of Research will close at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, December 8, 2017 for training. Staff will be unavailable for pickups or questions during this time.

Dec 6, 2017

NIH Closeout Policy

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) requires grant recipients to strictly follow the Grants Policy Statement Closeout requirements.

Dec 4, 2017

Office of Research Faculty Training for PERIS Proposal Submissions December 6, 2017

The Office of Research announced training for faculty on the new Pitt Electonic Research Management Solution (PERIS) portal that will be used for creating, routing and submitting research proposals.

Dec 4, 2017

IACUC Holiday Closure

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) has released its holiday schedule and will be closed during the University Winter Recess.

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