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The Office of Research Integrity (ORI) coordinates compliance measures on campus and acts as a resource for the university community's concerns regarding compliance requirements.

Institutional Review Board

Institutional Review Board

The Institutional Review Board (IRB) is in place to ensure that human subjects involved in research are adequately protected and that the institution acts in accordance with the federal regulations regarding research with human subjects. Prior to the initiation of any research efforts that involve human subjects, an IRB review is required.

IACUC

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee

The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) oversees all research using laboratory animals. Prior to the initiation any research efforts involving the use of animals, all UNCG researchers must have IACUC approval.

Institutional Biosafety Committee

Institutional Biosafety Committee

The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) insures that research involving recombinant DNA and Biological Materials follow designated guidelines. The IBC follows the guidelines established by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Biotechnology Activities and the Center for Disease Control (CDC).

Radiation Safety

Radiation Safety

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro has established the radiation safety committee (RSC) to ensure the safety of faculty, staff, students, and members of the general public from unnecessary exposures to ionizing radiation. In addition the RSC is responsible for establishing, reviewing and approving policies and procedures involving the procurement, use, and storage, and disposal of radioactive materials and radiation-producing devices.

Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible Conduct of Research

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) is a comprehensive and integrated system-wide program designed to ensure that research meets ethical and professional standards and is conducted in compliance with relevant state and federal regulations.