The Office of Research Compliance
The Office of Research Compliance is responsible for providing training and support to clinicians, faculty and staff in regulatory requirements for scientific research. The Office of Research Compliance seeks to promote and ensure the highest standards for research compliance throughout MaineHealth.
The Office of Research Compliance Supports the Following
Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) is committed to protect the rights, welfare and privacy of humans who participate in our human research programs.
The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) ensures that federal regulations and guidelines are followed to protect both animals and researchers when research is conducted with animals. IACUC approval is required before beginning any research with animals
Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) ]assures compliance with research involving biological agents, toxins, or recombinant DNA.