Past Events

Below is a list of recent OHRP events. If you have any questions, please email

Review of Third-Party Research Risk: Is There A Role For IRBs? [Exploratory Workshop - September 24, 2021]

OHRP hosted its 4th annual Exploratory workshop on third-party risks in research. This workshop explored third-party risks that result from different types of research, the limits of risk to third parties, the role of IRBs and more. Watch the video for Session I to learn about who may be third parties impacted by research and what are some of the concerns, ethical and others, regarding risk of research to third parties. Review Session II video for the engaging presentations and discussion on the review of third-party research risks.

Access our event page for the videos, agenda, program book, and more:

Supporting Ethical Research Involving American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) Populations [Workshop - August 26, 2021]

OHRP hosted a virtual workshop on research involving American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) populations with a special welcome address from Dr. Rachel L. Levine. The workshop discussed important considerations for conducting research involving AI/AN populations, including how to incorporate indigenous interests in the design of the research and obtain appropriate approvals. The workshop also provided an overview of helpful materials from the Indian Health Service, and training resources for committees reviewing AI/AN research.

Watch the archived video and find other details about the event at

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