Sterling IRB 2016 Winter Holiday Closures

Sterling IRB will be closed in observance of the following winter holidays:

  • Thanksgiving – Wednesday, November 23, 2016 (Closing at 1:00 PM EST)
  • Thanksgiving – Thursday, November 24, 2016
  • Thanksgiving – Friday, November 25, 2016
  • Christmas – Friday, December 23, 2016 (Closing at 1:00 PM EST)
  • Christmas Day (Observed) – Monday, December 26, 2016
  • New Year’s – Friday, December 30, 2016 (Closing at 1:00 PM EST)
  • New Year’s Day (2017) (Observed) - Monday, January 2, 2017

2016 Holiday Closures Previously Published 02/10/16 (available here)

ACRP Now Providing Free Access to its “Introduction to Clinical Trials” Training Program

In July 2016, the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) announced that it is now providing unrestricted public access to its “Introduction to Clinical Trials” training program. This free training offering provides education about medical product development, participant protections in place and the role of various parties in the development, research, review and approval process, and is available via the ACRP website here. This one hour course is appropriate for individuals new to the clinical research arena (i.e. investigators, coordinators, study monitors) as well as research subjects and others that are interested in learning more about this field.

Previously Published 08/17/16

Access to SilverLink may be limited during morning off hours on Tuesday, October 25th

SilverLink is scheduled for periodic maintenance on Tuesday, October 25th, between 4 a.m. and 8 a.m. EST; and access to the system is expected to be limited during this time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Sterling IRB at MAGI’s Clinical Research Conference in Las Vegas, NV

Sterling will be exhibiting at MAGI West 2016 at the Planet Hollywood Resort from October 23 - 25, 2016. Sterling’s Director of Regulatory Compliance, Alison Alesi, JD, CIP, will participate in a panel discussion entitled “Three Things We Just Can't Seem to Get Right” at 10:30 on Monday, October 24th. The panel will include discussion of problems frequently encountered in the research field along with useful approaches to improve the research experience. Please stop by our booth to enter to win an IPad Mini and to learn more about Sterling’s services and capabilities.

SilverLink Temporarily Down After Business Hours on Thursday, September 1st

SilverLink will be down due to scheduled maintenance beginning at 9 p.m. EST on Thursday, September 1st. Access will be temporarily unavailable for approximately 3 hours during the maintenance window. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.



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