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 Directive 1200.05 Checklist (June 2019)
- 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 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. Links to both the pre-2018 Common Rule and the 2018 Common Rule are provided.
Research Information Security
ORO Research Information Security Checklist (July 2019)
Research Safety and Animal Welfare
Research Compliance and Technical Assistance