Resources for the Ethical Use of Human Participants in Research 

Dept of Health and Human Services - Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) (pdf)
National Institute of Health–Office of Human Subjects Research
National Institute of Health – IRB training document (pdf)
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Research Privacy Rules
Decision trees to help determine the appropriate level of IRB review (HHS/OHRP)
Check list for creating an Informed Consent form
Armstrong's Guidelines for Inform Consent forms

IRB registration with HHS (IORG#: IORG0002356) 



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