Education & Outreach

The Division of Education and Development (DED) is committed to furthering OHRP’s mission to protect the rights and wellbeing of human subjects involved in research conducted or supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). DED conducts outreach and educational events, and provides educational materials to further this goal. 

DED's educational materials are intended for public use and distribution, and we invite you to use and share them freely. We welcome you to link to our materials from your website.

About Research Participation

Find informative materials for members of the public who are considering research participation or interested in the topic.

Upcoming Educational Events

Find information on upcoming OHRP conferences, workshops, and other educational events.

Revised Common Rule

Access educational and informational resources about the revised Common Rule

Online Education

Access online education tools including e-learning modules, videos, and webinars.

Exploratory Workshop

Learn more about OHRP's past and upcoming Exploratory Workshops

Luminaries Lecture Series

Watch recorded lectures by esteemed professionals on important topics related to human research protections.

Human Research Protection Program Resources

Access OHRP resources supporting human research protection programs, including information on OHRP's Quality Assessment Program.

Educational Collaboration with OHRP

Get information about how OHRP works with local institutions to provide educational opportunities for IRB professionals, investigators, and others.

Education & Outreach Archived Materials

Find archived OHRP educational materials that have been available in the past and are maintained for reference.

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