News and Updates

December 20, 2022

Changes to the IRB submission process are anticipated due to the conversion to the Huron IRB system. IRB an IT staff are currently working with Huron group to plan the conversion. Investigator will be notified of timelines and anticipated changes as soon as the information becomes available.

The HRPP is organizing a faculty investigator advisory group to assist with the transition to the new Huron IRB submission system. If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact the HRPP Director, Aliese Seawright at a.seawright@tamu.edu.  Meetings will start in the first quarter of 2023.

December 9, 2022

The HRPP office will be closed at noon on December 23rd and will reopen on Monday, January 2nd.

December 2, 2022

AAHRPP uses a voluntary, peer-driven and educational model to ensure that a Human Research Protections Program (HRPP) meets rigorous standards for quality and protection. The goals of accreditation are to improve the systems that protect the rights and welfare of individuals who participate in research, and to communicate to the public the strength of an organizations commitment to the protection of human research participants.

The emergency preparedness plan specifies the actions TAMU and its HRPP will take in response to an emergency, such as extreme weather events, natural disasters, man-made disasters, infections disease outbreaks, etc., affecting the HRPP’s operations.

HRP-065 SOP Response Plan for Emergencies-Disasters Impacting the HRPP

HRP-351 WORKSHEET Protocol-Specific Emergency-Disaster Risk Mitigation Planning

HRP-352 WORKSHEET Additional Emergency-Disaster Review