As a leading pediatric research hospital and academic medical center, we strive to conduct our research in accordance with the highest level of research ethics and in compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations. This compliance program was developed in accordance with these applicable laws, rules and regulations, and with guidance from appropriate federal and State of Illinois sources.
The Lurie Children’s Research Management & Support offices assist research investigators in grant applications, grant management, study submission and other matters involving research.
The sources from which we receive guidance include:
We have been awarded full accreditation by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP). An independent, non-profit accrediting body, AAHRPP uses a voluntary, peer-driven, educational model to ensure that human research protection programs meet rigorous standards for quality and protection. AAHRPP promotes high quality, ethically sound research through an accreditation process that helps organizations worldwide strengthen their research protection programs.
Learn more about our research management and support offices:
For policies, forms and other information for research professionals, please visit our researcher toolkit.