New HHS Common Rule Goes into Effect Jan. 21, 2019

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and 16 other federal departments and agencies have issued revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects (also known as the Common Rule). The revised Common Rule will become effective Jan. 21, 2019. See the UGA Human Research Protection Program website for additional information, including an FAQ with information specific to UGA.