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Welcome

The Human Subjects Office (HSO) was established by the Vice President for Research to provide administrative support for the University of Iowa Institutional Review Boards. An Institutional Review Board is a group of individuals charged with reviewing proposed research involving human subjects to ensure the protection of those subjects and compliance with federal human subjects regulations. The University of Iowa has three such review boards, each consisting of faculty, staff, and representatives from the Iowa City community.

Mission

The mission of the University of Iowa Institutional Review Boards is to assure that the rights and welfare of human subjects are adequately protected in research.

Upcoming Events

Wed, Aug 06, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Office Hours - Location: 101 Hardin Library

Wed, Aug 13, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Office Hours - Location: 101 Hardin Library

Wed, Aug 27, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Office Hours - Location: 101 Hardin Library

Upcoming Meetings

Wed, Aug 27, 2014 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

IRB 02 Full Board Meeting - Location: 101 HLHS

Wed, Sep 24, 2014 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

IRB 02 Full Board Meeting - Location: 101 HLHS

Announcements

FREE OHRP Webinar on Incident Reporting on July 24, 2014

 OHRP is offering a free Webinar Lecture Series designed to address critical issues of importance to everyone involved in the protection of human research subjects.  The topic this week is "Guidance on Reporting Incidents to OHRP."  Presenter:   Kristina Borror, Ph.D., Director, Division of Compliance Oversight, Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.  Date:  July 24, 2014  Time:  2-3 pm Eastern Time, Washington DC Local  Cost:  Free WEBINAR DESCRIPTION:

Live webcast of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Human Research Protections (SACHRP)

The July 21-22 2014 meeting of the Secretary’s Advisory Committee for Human Research Protections (SACHRP) will be webcast live at http://videocast.nih.gov. For the SACHRP agenda, go to: http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/sachrp/mtgings/2014%20Jul%20Mtg/july21-22,2014sachrpmeeting.html.