About the Office of Human Research

Office of Human Research
The Office of Human Research (OHR) is the administrative support office for The George Washington University Institutional Review Boards (IRBs). The OHR's mission is to support The George Washington University research community in the conduct of innovative and ethical research by providing guidance, education, and oversight for the protection of human subjects.

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Announcement from Vice President for Research & Institutional Official

Over the next year, the Office of Human Research (OHR) will be involved in updating and revising all of the policies, procedures, and operations of OHR and the Institutional Review Boards (IRB).


Upcoming IRB Meetings & Forums

2014 October IRB Forum

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The October IRB Forum "Consent Writing for IRB Applications" will be held on 10/22/2014 in Marvin Center room 311.


October IRB Meeting (Blue)

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 4:00pm

IRB Panel 3 (Blue) Meeting Ocotber 28, 2014 at 4PM

November IRB Meeting (Gold)

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 4:00pm

IRB Panel 1 (Gold) Meeting November 4, 2014 at 4PM

November IRB Forum (TBA)

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

The November IRB Forum is still being planned. Please check back for more information. Tentative date for the November IRB Forum is 11/12/14