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Grants AURA Grants allows researchers to create a proposal in response to a funding opportunity announcement (FOA), route it for approvals, and submit it electronically to the sponsor.
IRB AURA IRB (Institutional Review Board) allows researchers to create a protocol for the use of human subjects in research and submit it to the IRB for review. AURA IRB requires a secure connection. Learn more...
COI-COC AURA COI-COC (Conflict of Interest-Conflict of Commitment) allows faculty, as well as other academic appointments, to file their annual disclosure.
IBC AURA IBC (Institutional Biosafety Committee) allows researchers to create a protocol for the use of biohazardous materials in research and submit it to the IBC for review.


Latest News and Announcements

AURA IBC Update – September 8-10, 2017

Please be advised that the AURA IBC system will be taken offline Friday - 9/8/2017 at 5pm to Sunday – 9/10/2017 at 5pm for maintenance. If you should have any questions (or issues) please notify us @

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AURA Grants Update – September 2-3, 2017

Please be advised that AURA Grants will be taken offline for an enhancement patch this Saturday (Sept 2) from Midnight – 2PM on Sunday (Sept 3). The system will be temporarily unavailable during this time. The reason for the extended outage is due to the size of the update.

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Announcement about Financial Disclosures

The 2016-2017 Financial Disclosure Form, available through the AURA COI-COC Module, will be closed and unavailable for additional edits as of 5pm June 30th.  All commercial relations you engaged in from July 1, 2016 up to and including June 30, 2017 should be on this form.

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AURA IRB Requires Secure Connection

While you are not on the UChicago network, AURA IRB requires you to connect to the UChicago network by using a VPN to encrypt your data as it is transmitted across the internet.

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