Mission Statement

“…to expedite the approval of, and continuing review of, biomedical research involving human subjects that will ensure the protection of their rights, safety and well-being…”.

We will accomplish this goal by ensuring:

  • That the study is well designed and has a reasonable expectation to meet its goals,
  • The potential risk to the study participant is not overshadowed by the potential scientific advancement,
  • Respect for the study participant by ensuring confidentiality of patient information, procedures involved in the study are reasonable and that the study participant understands what they have consented to.
  • That all Investigators and Board members understand and follow the appropriate ethical and regulatory guidelines.
  • New technologies or processes are embraced that enhance the strive for excellence in research and research.