IRB Related Resources Online
- My Very Own Medicine: What Must I know? Information Policy for Pharmacogenetics.
Public Health Genetics Unit, National Health Service, UK - D. Melzer et al. (2003).
General information and background, looking ahead to future needs, including guidance for IRBs. Requires free site registration
- New York State Task Force on Life and Law:
Genetic Testing and Screening in the Age of Genomic Medicine (2001).
Includes general and state specific information in a bulleted report that is relatively easy to scan by topic
- Office for Human Research Protections: Protecting Human Research Subjects
Discusses many issues that continue to challenge IRBs and investigators (and policy makers) today
- Pharmacogenetics: Ethical Issues.
Nuffield Council on Bioethics (2003).
Includes a section discussing the use of pharmacogenetics in clinical trials
Last Reviewed: July 1, 2013