The Office of the Human Research Protection Program (OHRPP) is the administrative arm of the UCLA Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). The OHRPP in partnership with the research community is responsible for ensuring the safety and welfare of participants in Human Research Projects conducted under the aegis of UCLA. The OHRPP, which is a Division within the Office of Research Administration, provides the campus and the five UCLA Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) with professional guidance and administrative support.

COVID-19 Information/Updates

Effective June 1, 2021, the Research Operational Plan (ROP) program we launched with the move to Phase 2 of our ramp-up plan (PDF) is no longer required for research and creative activities, both on-campus and in the field; ROPs are also not required for research-related travel.

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Human Research News and Other Announcements

Posted On 6/16/2021

New WebIRB Functions: Edit Study Personnel & Automatic Check for Training

Starting July 1, 2021, research teams will be able to... Read More

Posted On 5/26/2021

Human Research News Job Opening at OHRPP and Welcome New OHRPP Staff

Job Opening at OHRPP... Read More

Posted On 5/3/2021

BruinIRB Phase I

OHRPP new IRB submission system, named BruinIRB, is live ... Read More

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