Grant applications for UCSF-based research are submitted through the Contracts & Grants Division of the UCSF Office of Sponsored Research. After grants are awarded, documents required for grants maintenance continue to be submitted through UCSF Contracts & Grants.
Biomedical and health sciences research using human subjects must receive prior IRB (Institutional Review Board) approval from the UCSF Committee on Human Research (CHR), and funded research follows guidelines and protocols approved by CHR.
All key personnel in UCSF-based research grants using human subjects are required to complete this online human subjects protection training at the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) site.
Research using animals at UCSF must receive prior Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval from the UCSF Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), and funded research follows guidelines and protocols approved by IACUC.
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