Notice Regarding COVID-19
To the extent possible, Principal Investigators (PIs) should continue their research, particularly aspects of research that can be conducted without visiting a campus or site, such as manuscript writing, data analysis, report writing, administrative tasks. PIs should consider suspending projects or not starting new projects, but if study activities can be conducted remotely, research should proceed in this way.
Please see CUNY COVID-19 Guidance for Research for further guidance on Human Subjects Research, Animal Research, Data Use Agreements, Research with Tissues, Researcher Travel and Use of Equipment and Facilities.
The Office of Regulatory Compliance administers and facilitates regulatory compliance and assurance efforts associated with all research activities at Queens College CUNY. This office coordinates, monitors the activities of, and provides administrative assistance to the following compliance committees: the Institutional Review Board for Protection of Human Subjects (IRB), the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), and the Institutional Bio-safety Committee (IBC). The Office of Regulatory Compliance reports to the Dean of Research and Graduate Studies.
Visit the CUNY HRPP website for further information regarding human subjects research.
For further information regarding federal regulations and policies for the use of animals in research visit the links below: