Controlled Substance Use in Non-therapeutic Research
Controlled substances are drugs that are regulated by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy (OBP) because of potential for abuse. UCORI oversees institutional compliance with the Individual Investigator Use of Controlled Substances in Non-Therapeutic Research policy and procedure. These apply to all individuals obtaining or working with controlled substances in animal research, culture systems, or in vitro laboratory research; it does not apply to human subject research.
UC controlled substance forms and training are located on Research How 2, and UC faculty and staff can find detailed information on our Bearcats Landing intranet page.
Additionally, researchers must be familiar with OBP and DEA guidance prior to registration, including: