UPCOMING OFFICE CLOSURE: The OU-Norman and OUHSC HRPP & IRB Offices will be closed for winter break Friday, December 23 through Monday, January 2, 2023. Any IRB submissions received during this time will not be processed until the University reopens on January 3, 2023

Office of Human Research Participant Protection

Institutional Review Board

The Office of Human Research Participant Protection (HRPP) is the University's established program designed to support the University's commitment to the protection of human participants in research. The Institutional Review Boards (IRB) for the OUHSC and OU-Norman campuses are responsible for reviewing research submissions that involve human subjects and assess that it adequately meets the criteria for approval set forth by the federal regulations, state law, and OU policies and procedures.

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OUHSC Contact

865 Research Parkway, Suite 400
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

ph: (405) 271-2045
fax: (405) 271-1677


Email Us: irb@ouhsc.edu

Norman Contact

Five Partners Place
201 Stephenson Parkway, Suite 4200
Norman, OK 73019

ph: (405) 325-8110


Email Us: irb@ou.edu