Office for Human Research Protections

At the government level, the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) is part of the
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, which seeks to establish guidelines for
research involving human subjects. The OHRP provides guidance and leadership to ensure human subjects’ safety and well-being and oversees regulatory implementation.

WUSTL Office

At Washington University in St. Louis, the Human Research Protection Office provides useful
information such as Research Guides, Consent Forms guidance, and offers training in
related fields.