This section presents the guiding principles and actions codified by ACRIN in response to issues expected to arise on an ongoing basis. For each policy, you will find a description of the purpose and rationale, the process for submitting requests related to the policy’s topic, the process for review and approval of requests, and the expectations of ACRIN related to the issue. Policy review forms and flow maps are also provided to further illustrate the specific procedures involved.

Currently established ACRIN policies address:

    • The publication of scholarly information about ACRIN research
    • The use of clinical and/or image data archived during ACRIN trials
    • Disclosure of protected patient health information
    • Disclosure of financial conflicts of interest.