Our team is here to protect the rights and welfare of subjects participating in research. The involvement of human subjects in research is not permitted until the IRB has approved the research protocol. The CHRISTUS Health IRB abides by the CHRISTUS Health policies and procedures, Catholic Church Directives, Belmont Report, Food and Drug Administration, and the Office of Human Research Protections federal regulations.
Our team is here to help you with your research needs including: research planning, feasibility review, development, and implementation. Regional directors facilitate research within our CHRISTUS facilities.
Our team is here to help you with the contract and budget aspects of your study. The OSP manages pre-award and post-award activities for CHRISTUS Health.