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
We are happy to help you and your organization as you prepare for the "Common Rule" changes. Download the following electronic copies so that you may pass them along to your institution and/or colleagues: Implementing the Revised Common Rule - 10 Ways to Get Started...
On July 24, 2017 the FDA announced a new guidance, effective immediately, which will have significant impacts on industry, IRBs, and investigators. In short, the guidance is being issued to permit IRBs to waive or alter informed consent for minimal risk clinical...