The University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s (UNL) Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) and the projects that are approved through the IRB must follow, Federal regulations, state regulations, institutional policies. The following list includes the most up-to-date HRPP policies and procedures.
If you do not find the information you are looking for, please reference our Guidance Topics (A-Z) page.
Comprehensive Policy Document (PDF of all 2018 Policies and Procedures)
Organizational Commitment to the HRPP
IRB Membership & Standard Operating Procedures
Initial IRB Review of Protocols
Exempt & Expedited review
Vulnerable Populations and Special Classes of Participants
Random Compliance Review
General Requirements and Guidelines
Protected Health Information & Research
Amendments to Approved Protocols
Reportable New Information
15.003 Reserved: The Department of Justice (DOJ) is not a signatory of the Revised Common Rule. Please see the Pre-2018 policy #15.003 for HRPP Requirements.
Institutional Conflict of Interest