Boot Camp for CRCs: 
Apply by April 30

The Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP) 5-Day Boot Camp for Clinical Research Coordinators (CRCs) will be held June 24-28, 2024.

This intensive program, sponsored by the HRPP, is available to 40 CRCs at no cost to coordinators or departments.

Learn more and submit your application.

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IRB Newsletter

The Research News from the IRB newsletter features important news and information for the research community and is distributed every other month. 
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IRB Analyst Office Hours

Have a question in need of an IRB Analyst’s expertise? Want to discuss a submission under review with the assigned analyst?

IRB Analysts hold office hours one hour a week via Zoom. You can find analysts’ office hours and links to their Zoom meeting rooms on the Staff List.

ETHOS Learning Labs

ETHOS learning labs, intended for new or experienced ETHOS users, include an overview of ETHOS followed by opportunities to ask questions, learn navigation tips, and apply new skills. Learning labs are held via Zoom on the second Thursday each month from 12-12:45 p.m. Registration is not required
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Seal of accreditation from AAHRPP


The University of Minnesota’s Human Research Protection Program is accredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs.

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