Human Subjects Review

Role of the Human Subjects Review Committee

The role of the HSRC is to provide a comprehensive review of all faculty and student research activities within the School of Psychology & Counseling. The committee is responsible for ensuring that all research projects from the school adhere to the principles of protecting human subjects’ rights and welfare, as well as maintaining research integrity. Research conducting human subjects research are required to comply with Federal law (45 CFR 46) and State laws (Virginia Code 32.1-162.16).