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Unpacking the NPRM: Expanding Exemptions

By Elisa A. Hurley, PhD, and Avery Avrakotos On September 8, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for revisions to the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects, or “Common Rule.” If adopted, the proposals in the NPRM will result in the most substantive revisions […]

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