Institutional Review Board


AAHRPP: Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs. This accrediting body is governed by a consortium involving U.S. research institutions with the goal of standardizing and improving Human Research Protection Programs throughout higher education. Utah State University received full accreditation on March 27, 2009, and is valid for 3 years.  We are now in the process of re-applying for a 5-year re-accreditation and are preparing for site visitors in November, 2011.