Evaluation Instrument for Accreditation

The Evaluation Instrument for Accreditation provides direction on the meaning of each Standard and Element; the corresponding laws, regulations, codes, guidance; required policies and procedures; and the intended outcomes.
 
 

 

Evaluation Instrument for Accreditation
Use to evaluate a Human Research Protection Program. Organizations should use this document to conduct a self-assessment for their Step 1 application.

PDF Evaluation Instrument for Accreditation (February 2018)
PDF Summary of Revisions (February 2018)
PDF Guidance for AAHRPP Organizations that Comply with the Common Rule (February 2018)
PDF Evaluation Instrument for Accreditation (October 2016)


Click here to download Tip Sheets for the Evaluation Instrument for Accreditation.


 
Guide for Research Sites Seeking Accreditation
For research sites that only conduct research and do not have their own IRBs 
 
 PDF 11/16/2010


 
IRB Evaluation Checklist
For use in determining whether an IRB meets the accreditation standards.

DOC 12/08/2010