UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Data Safety Monitoring Committee

Guidelines for the Continuation Process after PRC Approval

  1. Submit a yearly progress report to the DSMC via email to Brandon Kaukus, BS, DSMC Coordinator, at kaukusbm@upmc.edu for review and approval prior to submitting to the IRB. The Progress Report form can be downloaded here.
  2. IRB approval, renewal, modifications, and open to accrual should be sent to the Hillman Regulatory Inbox at upciregulatory@upmc.edu, for inputting to the Hillman Clinical Trials Management Application (CTMA) database.