Research Protections Program (HRPP) exists to promote high quality,
research. The HRPP does this by serving as the advocate for the
and welfare of persons who participate in research programs conducted
UCSD faculty, staff, and students. Though located
the School of Medicine, the HRPP has
for review of research involving human subjects conducted by all
Centers, and Programs of UCSD. The HRPP
assists researchers in complying with federal, state and University
regarding experimentation involving human subjects, and oversees the
and conduct of research conducted by federally registered Institutional
Review Boards (IRBs).
IORG number for UCSD is 0000210 and currently effective through April
operates under Federalwide Assurance number, FWA00004495. A statement
is available here. UCSD's
HRPP supports six federally registered IRBs: five Biomedical IRBs
IRB00000353; IRB00000354; IRB00002758; IRB00005945, which
specializes in pediatric projects; and IRB00009940, which specializes
in oncology projects; and one Social and Behavioral
Sciences IRB, IRB00000355. For more information about the UCSD FWA,
please visit the OHRP website: http://ohrp.cit.nih.gov/search/search.aspx.
Please use the "Search OHRP Database (Current Data)" option and insert
the number, 0000210, for the IORG number and click "Search."
the Human Research Protections Program Office.