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HRPO Holiday Schedule
The Human Research Protection Office (HRPO) will be closed for Thanksgiving on November 28 and 29, 2019. HRPO will Learn More »
OSIRIS to PittPRO Transition
OSIRIS studies due for continuing review on or after March 15, 2019 will transition to PittPRO rather than renewing in Learn More »
GDPR - Effective May 25, 2018
The European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect on May 25, 2018.  Visit HRPO A-Z Learn More »
Single IRB Review
SMART IRB is just one of the possiblities available for Single IRB Review.  Learn about the processes that are in Learn More »
Let HRPO Help You
Researchers can request any service through askirb@pitt.edu.  A HRPO representative can present to your class, consult Learn More »


HRPO Holiday Schedule
Be sure to check HRPO's deadlines for submissions prior to the Winter Break! Learn More »
HRPO is Hiring!
Are you interested in the protection of human subjects in research?  Apply now! Learn More »
Update on IRB Turnaround Times
The OSIRIS to PittPRO transition has slowed review times Learn More »



Common Reliance Pitfalls and How to Overcome Them

This session will address the common errors that are made during sIRB submission

Michelle LeMenager, CIP - HRPO Reliance Specialist Wednesday, October 23, 12:00 PM EDT 2019 Learn More »
IRB 101 for Expedited Studies

This session will provide new researchers with the basic skills to manage a study that will be submitted for expedited review.

Larry Ivanco, MSW - Research Review Analyst Wednesday, October 30, 12:00 PM EDT 2019 Learn More »
IRB 101 for Greater than Minimal Risk Studies

Do you need information on how to submit a greater than minimal risk study? This session is for you!

Melissa Miklos, MSL, CIP - HRPO Associate Director Thursday, November 07, 12:00 PM EST 2019 Learn More »