Updated Guidance and Consent Form Templates to Meet the NIH Genomic Data Sharing (GDS) Policy

The CHR has updated guidance to meet the NIH Genomic Data Sharing (GDS) Policy requirements. Please review this guidance if you plan on collecting and/or submitting genomic data to an NIH data repository. This guidance includes information on when this policy applies, what to include in the CHR application and consent forms, and the certification process.
The CHR has updated the following consent form templates to comply with this updated guidance.
  • Biomedical and Cancer
  • Social or Behavioral
  • Simple Blood Draw
  • Biological Specimen Collection
Please contact the Committee on Human Research at (415) 476-1814 or [email protected] with any questions on how this may impact your CHR submission(s).