Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) and Tufts Medical Center are entered into a Reliance Agreement ceding IRB review to the CCHMC IRB. When this arrangement is made it is important for investigators at both sites to understand their responsibilities. These are the responsibilities for Both PIs to assure compliance with all applicable regulations and protocol responsibilities.
The Tufts Medical Center (Relying Site) PI understands that the Relying Site has ceded IRB review to CCHMC and, therefore, all IRB responsibilities for the Study will be assumed by the CCHMC IRB. The Relying Site PI has direct responsibilities to the CCHMC IRB, as described below.
The Tufts Medical Center (Relying Site) PI will: