It is our mission to foster a culture of integrity and compliance within the University directed at ensuring that participants in the West Virginia University research enterprise internalize and pursue the goal of self-directed responsible conduct of research.
We operate as facilitators, educators, and a resource center for the WVU research community.Introductory Video
Office of Human Research Protections (IRB)
WVU has established a Human Research Protections Program (HRPP) within the WVU OHRP.HRPP Details
Conflict of Interest (COI)
Encouraging faculty, students and staff to participate in research with the highest ethical standards.COI Details
Office of Animal Welfare and IACUC
Animal-related activities are essential to WVU’s research and help WVU advance the quality of life for people & animals.Office of Animal Welfare