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Darden College of EducationHuman Subjects Review Committee

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The Darden College of Education Human Subjects Review Committee addresses the use of human subjects in research (hereinafter "human subjects research" or HSR) and operates in accordance with the Procedures for the Review of Human Subjects Research. (IRB approved 4/20/04; text last edited 12/15/05) prepared by the ODU Office of Research.

The Committee is also charged with reviewing all applications for exempt research that involve human subjects. Exempt research is defined by Federal law 45 CFR 46.101(b) which is intended to expedite research with human subjects that presents a minimal risk or presents no risk to participants.

For additional information on policies and guidelines please review the appropriate link below:

  • HSRC Policies
  • HSRC Exempt Instructions