Office of Research Oversight
ORO Checklists and Audit Tools
HRPP and RDC
- This checklist is a tool to help initiate an MOU with another institution for the use of the IRB and related research services.
ORO VHA Handbook 1200.05 Checklist (March 2015)
- This Checklist is provided to assist facilities in ensuring compliance with VA human subjects research requirements. Facilities may use this checklist in whatever measure will benefit their Human Research Protection Program (HRPP). Please note that the requirements below that do not include references to 38 CFR 16 (the “Common Rule”) are generally VA specific requirements. ORO recommends that particular attention be paid to these items if not already familiar with them.
Research Information Security
ORO Research Information Security Checklist (June 2015)
Research Safety and Animal Welfare
Research Compliance and Technical Assistance
Modified Audit Requirements (for Human Subjects Research initiated prior to January 1, 2008)