Office of Research Integrity and Outreach

Human Research Protection Program (HRPP)

The University of Southern Maine (USM) Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) ensures the protection of the rights and welfare of persons participating in human subject research conducted at or affiliated with USM.

Human Research Protection Program (HRPP)Institutional Review Board (IRB)Student Conducted
Research Resources

IRB Submission Process

  • eProtocol on-line
  • Existing paper-based protocols
  • Required Training
  • Resources and Guidance
  • Submission Process
  • Dissertation Checklist
  • The Role and Responsibilities of the Faculty Advisor 

Definitions

Resources

  • Guidance
  • Training
  • Policies and Procedures

Member Resources

  • Guidance
  • Training
  • Roster
  • Meeting Schedule