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The mission of the IRB is to protect the rights and welfare of participants in
“human research” as defined in 45 CFR 46.102(d) and (f) and “clinical
investigations” as defined in 21 CFR 50.3(c).
The HRPO Digital Commons is an open access collection of resources that include conference presentations, educational media, training guides, and discussions on important topics in human subjects protections and best practices for human research protection programs.