Research Compliance and Ethics Oversight
The UW–Madison Research Compliance and Ethics Oversight is housed within the Office of the Vice Chancellor of Research and Graduate Education and Environmental Health and Safety. This page provides quick access to guidance for the life-cycle of a study including application guidance, information for committee members, training requirements, policies, additional research requirements and contact information.
The Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) provides oversight for all research activities involving human participants at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Research Animal Resource and Compliance (RARC) is a key resource for investigators and staff working with animals at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
The UW-Madison Office of Biological Safety (OBS) assists all faculty and staff in observing safe laboratory practices for biological materials as prescribed by the CDC and the NIH
Stem Cell Research Oversight (SCRO) applies to research involving hESCs, hPSCs and animal transplantation, and human embryos.
A large majority of research performed on campus generates data, procedures, observations, and other notes. Precautions should be taken to maximize security in using and storing data.
• Responsible Conduct of Research
• Research Misconduct
• Research Compliance, Protocol, and Safety Training Requirements
• Export Controls
• Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones)
• Public Access to Publications