UCSD Human Research Protections Program


The UCSD HRPP program provides a variety of training opportunities to enable researchers to better understand the issues and regulations relevant to research involving human participants.

Included training opportunities

One-on-one Advising Sessions
These sessions are designed to have HRPP staff provide one-on-one guidance for investigators, study staff and students conducting research involving human subjects regarding specific questions about the UCSD Research Plan and consent documentation. A limited number of these 15-minute sessions will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, and to secure an appointment for one of these sessions, please contact the HRPP Office at 858-246-HRPP (858-246-4777) .
CITI training
Effective October 1, 2009, the UCSD IRBs now require completion of the appropriate CITI training module regarding the protection of human subjects in research. The CITI home page is at http://www.citiprogram.org/ . More information about CITI training and UCSD IRB requirements can be found here .
Online training
Research Aspects of HIPAA
Group classes
These classes are available for departments, divisions, and centers.
Call the HRPP office at 858-246-HRPP (858-246-4777) schedule a class for your group.
Contact the Human Research Protections Program Office