The following policies, guidance, and supporting documents ensure that research conducted at Georgia Tech protects the rights and welfare of human research subjects and complies with all applicable laws and regulations.
Georgia Tech IRB Policies and Procedures Manual
This document sets forth the policies required of all Georgia Tech faculty, staff, and students conducting research that involves human subjects.
Investigator Agreement for a Clinical Investigation
This agreement is intended for use between Georgia Tech and a PI conducting a clinical trial. The clinical trial agreement sets forth the expectations of the Food and Drug Administration concerning the investigator’s responsibility to (1) supervise a clinical study in which some study tasks are delegated to employees or colleagues of the investigator or other third parties and (2) protect the rights, safety, and welfare of study subjects.
Georgia Clinical & Translational Science Institute (GCTSA) Data Use Agreement
As a GCTSA member, Georgia Tech executes data use agreements with other GCTSA partners to facilitate the sharing of de-identified data and limited data sets. GT researchers who are exchanging data with GCTSA partners, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Emory University, Morehouse School of Medicine, Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Georgia, should utilize this Data Use Agreement. Please complete Exhibit A (at the end of the agreement) and upload it to your IRBWISE protocol application.
Georgia Institute of Technology EU GDPR Privacy Notice
The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (“EU GDPR”) is a new and more stringent regulation governing the use of personal data. It imposes new obligations on entities that control or process personal data about people who are located in the European Union. This regulation applies both inside the European Union (“EU”) and outside of the EU, and applies to data about anyone in the EU, regardless of whether they are a citizen or permanent resident of an EU country.
Please refer to the following links for further details:
- EU GDPR and Georgia Tech's Institute Policy
- GT's Office of Research Integrity Assurance EU GDPR Consent Form for Sensitive Personal Data
- Researcher’s EU GDPR Human Subjects Research Data Protection Regulation Privacy Notice