VCU Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) Blog

The VCU HRPP is dedicated to facilitating ethically and scientifically sound research through robust review of research projects and through effective education and outreach to the VCU research community.

Category results for: education & outreach perspectives

Education & Outreach Perspectives: Effectively Interacting with the HRPP/IRB

By Nyssa Towsley, MS, CIP; Education & Outreach Manager, Human Research Protection Program The VCU HRPP recognizes that the process of undergoing IRB review can be a stressful experience for investigators. It is easy to become overwhelmed or feel defensive during an extensive external review process. Complex and heightened emotions can come with external review […]

Education & Outreach Perspectives: Reportable Events

The VCU HRPP’s Education & Outreach Team is composed of professionals who are experts in the field of human research regulations. The unit delivers education and training to IRB members, to ensure high-quality and efficient reviews of research by IRB members. In addition, the unit also engages in education and outreach efforts to the VCU […]