Resources: For Research Participants - Overview
Helping Research Participants
Learn about how AAHRPP Accreditation helps research participants like you and what accreditation involves. You deserve to have the reassurance that the organization you choose to volunteer with is committed to conducting safe, ethical research. AAHRPP accreditation is the global gold standard for research involving volunteers like you.
AAHRPP Accreditation Seal
Thinking About Participation
What is research?
Role of Accreditation
Deciding to participate
Resources for Participants
Before you decide whether to participate in a research study, it’s a good idea to do some research of your own. Learn as much as you can about research in general and about the studies that you are considering.
Background and Educational Information
Children and Research
Social and Behavioral Science Research
Former Executive Director
Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R)
Director, Human Subject Research
University of Miami
...the AAHRPP accreditation process helps establish the gold standard for HRPP’s... ensuring patient confidence through a robust informed consent process."
AAHRPP Board of Directors