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Human Research Protection Program

Medical College of Wisconsin Human Research Protection Program

The primary mission of the Medical College of Wisconsin Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) is to protect the rights, welfare, and privacy of all individuals participating in research conducted at MCW, Children's Wisconsin, Froedtert Health, and Versiti Blood Center of Wisconsin.

Children's Wisconsin IRB Transition

The Children's Wisconsin Human Research Protection Program is transitioning to MCW as the IRB or record for pediatric studies. This transition will take place through 2023. Read more about the Children's Wisconsin transition to the MCW IRB

HRPP Training & Events

Research Connection Series

Rotating modules for training based on work role and responsibilities. Offered the second Thursday of the month from 12-1 p.m. via Zoom.

Thursday, July 11 | OCRICC
Thursday, Aug. 8 | Reliance, Part 1
Thursday, Sept. 12 |Reliance, Part 2
Thursday, Oct. 10 | IRB Application Submissions, Part 1
Thursday, Nov. 14 | IRB Application Submissions, Part 2
Thursday, Dec. 12 | Banking

Grand Rounds

Alternating topical (Human Research Professionals Meeting) and discussion (Lunch & Learn) series monthly. Offered the fourth Tuesday of the month from 12-1-p.m. via Zoom. 

Tuesday, July 30 | HRPM
Tuesday, August 27 | Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, September 24 | HRPM
Tuesday, October 29 | Lunch & Learn
Tuesday, December 3 | HRPM

HRPP Contact Information

Call, email, or visit our offices in the MACC Fund Building, #MFRC 3040

Medical College of Wisconsin

IRB Office

MACC Fund Research Center #3040
8701 Watertown Plank Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226


(414) 955-8422

(414) 955-6575 (fax) 

General IRB Questions:

Reliance Agreements & Deferral Requests:

Quality Improvement Office

(414) 955-8422
(414) 955-6575 (fax)


Post-Approval Monitoring Questions:

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