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Human Subjects Research Guidance

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All research involving human subjects that is conducted at or sponsored by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, whether funded or unfunded, and whether conducted by Illinois faculty or others, must comply with applicable policies for the protection of human subjects. Under a formal assurance made by the campus and approved by the federal Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), and per federal regulations, the Institutional Review Board (IRB) is given broad authority and wide-ranging responsibilities for ensuring the ethical and legal conduct of human subject research at Illinois.

Human Subjects Research Guidance

This guidance, prepared by OPRS, provides in-depth information to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign investigators who may be uncertain if their study meets the definitions of human subjects research stated in the federal regulations (45 CFR 46.102).

Regulation & Policy Type: 
Federal Regulations