Human Research Protection Program

Protecting the health and safety of research participants


Fee schedule for IRB review

The fee schedule for IRB Review by the Department of Health Institutional Review Board: Learn more.


Full Accreditation

The Florida Department of Health is the first state health department to achieve Full Accreditation of its human research protection program from the Association for Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs. Learn more

Ethics and Human Research Protection Program

The Ethics and Human Research Protection Program (EHRPP) in the Office of Public Health Research provides:

  • consultation
  • education
  • technical assistance concerning public health ethics and research ethics
  • support for the Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) at the Department of Health

Online IRB Applications

Start here: Create an online IRB application

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NOTICE: In September, 2008, the Florida Department of Health, Office of Public Health Research will adopt Rule 64H-2.002 Institutional Review Board Applications to comply with 381.86, Florida Statutes.
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