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eMail-ORO provides a way to communicate easily and effectively with ORO workgroups.  eMail-ORO supplements, but does not replace, other modes of communicating with ORO, such as telephone  calls, emails to individual ORO staff, etc.  Use the following links to communicate with ORO about:

Human Research Protection Programs (HRPPs) and Research and Development Committee Oversight Programs (RDCPs) at Facilities in the following Veterans Integrated Support Networks (VISNs):

VISNs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 
Except: Bedford 
VISNs 6, 7, 8, 16
Except Atlanta
VISNs 9,10, 11,12,15
Except Hines VAMC, J A Lovell FHCC
VISNs 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23
Except: Loma Linda


Research Safety and Animal Welfare (RSAW) Programs:

Research Information Security Program (RISP):

Research Compliance Education and Policy (RCEP) including changes in Research Compliance Officers:

Research Misconduct:

Human Research Program changes: 

Changes in Federalwide Assurances (FWAs), IRB membership, and IRB MOU issues
Changes in Accreditation Status