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Web Resources

Note: Some links connect to external web pages that are not controlled by the GVSU Research Protections Program and we are not responsible for their content.


GVSU web pages

Center for Scholarly and Creative Excellence      Center for human, animal and biosafety research compliance activities & funding

Office of Sponsored Programs                             Office for federal agencies and other external (non-GV) funding sources for research

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee       Office for research involving vertebrate animals


Non-GVSU web pages

CITI Program                            Online training modules in research subject protections & the Responsible Conduct of Research

IRBNet                                     Required web site for submitting all human and animal research protocol applications and updates                Association of Internet Researchers Ethics Guide

Human Research                     Protections FAQs, Office of Human Research Programs, Department of Health and Human Services

Health Information Privacy         (HIPAA) FAQs Certificates of Confidentiality


Federal Office of Human Research Protections within the Department of Health and Human Services

45 CFR 46 (the Human Research Regulations) FAQs (PDF - 38 KB)

Children: Research with Children FAQs (PDF - 69 KB)

Exempt Research Determination FAQs (PDF - 26 KB)

Informed Consent FAQs (PDF - 135 KB)

Investigator Responsibilities FAQs (PDF - 44 KB)

Prisoner Research FAQs (PDF - 64 KB)

OHRP Index  Index to all OHRP policies and guidance documents by topic