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VA Resources:

VA Central Institutional Review Board (CIRB)

VA Cooperative Studies Program (CSP)

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VA Office of Research & Development Program for Research Integrity Development & Education (PRIDE)

Free copies of the COACH pamphlet, "Volunteering in Research: Here are some things you need to know"

VA Technology Transfer Program

VA Tissue Banking Program

VHA Handbooks:

Research Compliance Reporting Requirements
Research Misconduct
Research and Development (R&D) Committee Handbook
Requirements for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research
Control of Hazardous Agents in VA Research Laboratories
Use of Animals in Research 
Safety of Personnel Engaged in Research
Inclusion of Women and Minorities in Research Handbook
Use of Data and Data Repositories in VHA Research
Eligibility for VA Research Support Handbook
Off-Site Research
Department of Veterans Affairs Nonprofit Research and Education Corporations Authorized by Title 38 United States Code (U.S.C.) Sections 7361 Through 7366 
Intellectual Property
Presentation of Research Results Handbook 
Privacy and Release of Information
Minimum Necessary Standard for Protected Health Information


Additional Resources:

The University of Maryland School of Medicine Institutional Review Board (IRB)*


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