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When events happen and hot topics arise, OHRP responds and gathers helpful resources for the research community. This page serves as a collection of that information. These materials are designed to help human research protections professionals apply the regulations and guidance materials under special circumstances when questions may arise. OHRP’s materials are intended for public use and distribution, and we invite you to share or link to them from your website.

OHRP Guidance on Response to COVID-19

For additional relevant information about eConsent and HIPAA, see OHRP's Luminaries Lecture Series videos: "Use of eConsent in Human Subjects Research" and "Common Rule Revision: HIPAA Exemption 46.104(d)(4)(iii)"

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