Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: (301) 295-9534
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Office Walk-in Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (except on IRB meeting dates)
The HRPPO is responsible for the implementation of the terms of the DOD Assurance for the Protection of Human Research Subjects and serves as the custodian of the DHHS Federal Wide Assurance (FWA) at USU. HRPPO is operationally within the Office of Regulatory Compliance under the Office of the Vice President of Research (VPR).
The Human Research Protections Program Office supports the USU research community conduct human subjects research in accordance with applicable regulatory and ethical standards. The HRPPO operational processes are primarily dedicated, but not limited, to the administrative support and related activities of the two USU IRBs.
The HRPPO provides the following services:
Assurance documents are available upon request