The Division of Education and Development (DED) is committed to furthering OHRP’s mission to protect the rights and wellbeing of human subjects involved in research conducted or supported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). DED conducts outreach and educational events, and provides educational materials to further this goal.
DED's educational materials are intended for public use and distribution, and we invite you to use and share them freely. We welcome you to link to our materials from your website.
About Research Participation
Find informative materials for members of the public who are considering research participation or interested in the topic.
Upcoming Educational Events
Find information on upcoming OHRP conferences, workshops, and other educational events.
Luminaries Lecture Series
Watch recorded lectures by esteemed professionals on important topics related to human research protections.
Human Research Protection Program Resources
Access OHRP resources supporting human research protection programs, including information on OHRP's Quality Assessment Program.
Educational Collaboration with OHRP
Get information about how OHRP works with local institutions to provide educational opportunities for IRB professionals, investigators, and others.
Education & Outreach Archived Materials
Find archived OHRP educational materials that have been available in the past and are maintained for reference.
Get a Web Button
Download and post a web button on your website to link to our About Research Participation resources for the general public.
Contact the Division of Education and Development for information about educational materials and opportunities.
Contact OHRP for questions about interpretation and application of the HHS regulations for the protection of human subjects in research, IRB review and processes, and other matters.