Human Research Protection Programs (HRPP)
The core concept of a HRPP is to engage all stakeholders in ensuring the protection of human subjects in research. With increasing reliance on external IRBs, a highly functioning HRPP has become even more essential to ensure that organizations fulfill their responsibilities to oversee research, protect local subjects, and support regulatory compliance and best practices.
HRP Consulting can provide expert assistance with practically any aspect of HRPP evaluation, development, or management, including the following:
- Program Evaluation
- Process Assessments
- Establishing or Refining a HRPP
- Accreditation Support
- Policies and Procedures, associated materials
- IRB Evaluation and Support
- IRB or Investigator Audits
- Training and Education
- Interactions with or Responding to Federal Agencies
- Temporary Staff
- Retainers for on-call guidance and support
HRP recently engaged in extensive correspondence with the FDA regarding the following statements that appeared in one of the later iteration’s of the FDA’s guidance document “Conduct of Clinical Trials of Medical Products During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency”:...
FDA recently announced enforcement action taken due to noncompliance with ClinicalTrials.gov requirements. While the enforcement action noted in the FDA announcement was directed at an industry sponsor, FDA made clear that responsible parties of all types, including...