UW Research

Policies, Procedures and Guidance

Human Subjects Assistance Program


The Human Subjects Assistance Program (HSAP) is a discretionary program that may provide limited medical and other assistance to subjects who experience a research-related medical problem that is more likely than not caused by UW-conducted research. This document describes the HSAP.

Change Notes

Removed references to paper process; renamed UW Health Sciences Risk Management to UW Clinical Risk Management – 05.27.2021
Updated links – 02.05.2018