The NYU School of Medicine Human Research Protection Program has developed this web page to provide you with additional information regarding participation in research. Please use the links below to find answers to questions about participation in research.
Please take a moment to review this web page and also read the Bill of Rights for Research Volunteers . This document summarizes the rights you have as a research volunteer.
There are other sources of information about ongoing research known as “clinical trials” that can acquaint you with research about special topics. One on-line document is entitled “Should I enter a Clinical Trial – A Patient Reference Guide for Adults with a Serious or Life-Threatening Illness ”.
Some of your questions may be answered under our Frequently Asked Questions . If you have additional questions you may call the Office of the Institutional Review Board at 212-263-4110.