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Regulatory Updates

OHRP: 2013 Update to the International Compilation of Human Research Standards-Now Available

Nov 27, 2012 at 1:45pm

The International Compilation of Human Research Standards is a listing of over 1,000 laws, regulations, and guidelines on human subjects protections in 104 countries and from several international organizations.  The Compilation is designed for use by IRBs, researchers, sponsors, and others.  Many of the listings embed hyperlinks to the source document.

The 2013 edition is now available, and can be accessed in both Word and PDF formats: http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/international/index.html. One new country is featured in the 2013 Edition: Ecuador.

As in the past, the new edition updates the human research standards based on information provided by in-country experts.