A number of compliance issues that may impact a proposal need to be examined during the proposal development stage. These issues can include use of human subjects, vertebrate animals, or radioactive materials as well as identifying conflicts of interests, or responding to inquiries related to intellectual property or export controls.

Various units within the Office of the Vice Provost for Research can assist with compliance considerations:

Compliance Consideration Available Resources

Human Subjects

Office of Human Research

Animal Use

Animal Research Facility

Public Health Service (PHS) conflicts of interests

Research Integrity

Export Controls

Export Controls

OVPR Research Compliance Officer (for questions related to export controls or potential conflicts of interest)

Research Integrity (e-mail)

Intellectual Property

Technology Commercialization Office

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