Human Research Protections Office (HRPO)

The Human Research Protections Office (HRPO) is the coordinating office for the Human Research Protections Program and provides support for the UMB Institutional Review Board (IRB). The HRPO is organizationally located within the Office of Accountability and Compliance.

The Director, Human Research Protections Program, is the designated Human Research Protections Administrator and exercises operational responsibility, on a day-to-day basis, for the institution's program for protecting human research subjects. The Director provides oversight for the HRPO.

Contacting the HRPO

Phone: 410-706-5037


Human Research Protections Office
620 W. Lexington St., 2nd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21201

HRPO / IRB Performance Informatics

These informatics represent the monthly comparisons for each of the statistical graphs presented. The HRPO tracks and publishes these numbers in an effort to continually provide excellent quality customer service.

HRPO Personnel

For contact and biographical information of the HRPO personnel.