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30. What Happens to Non-Compliance?

The HRPP will report any serious or continuing noncompliance with applicable regulations or the requirements or determinations of the IRB to the appropriate institutional official(s), regulatory authorities, and sponsors. The IRB has the authority to suspend or terminate approval of the research that is not being conducted in accordance with the IRB policies, is not in compliance with federal regulations, or has been associated with unexpected serious harm to participants.


See the Non-Compliance IRB policy/guidance doc for additional information.



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