Promote a culture of ethics, integrity, safety and compliance in research
Facilitate research compliance and assist researchers in navigating research compliance processes
Provide research compliance guidance and oversight to ensure research is conducted according to federal, state, local, Board of Regents and university regulations and policies
Human Subjects Research
The Internal Review Board protects human participants in research.
Animal Care & Use
The Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) is dedicated to the task of facilitating and assisting faculty in the conduct of research, teaching, and other activities involving the use of laboratory animals.
Outside Professional Activities
Outside professional activity by faculty and or administrators is encouraged under appropriate circumstances.
Environmental Health and Safety Division (EHS) partners with faculty, staff, students, patients and visitors to ensure a safe environment for work, study, discovery and patient care.
Responsible Conduct of Research
Augusta University is committed to supporting our research community by promoting scientific integrity through Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR).
Conflict of Interest
Maintaining public trust is critical to both the mission and reputation of Augusta University and its affiliated entities.
Augusta University addresses concerns regarding foreign influence in research.
Quality Review Monitoring of Human Subjects Research
The Research Ethics and Compliance Monitoring Service seeks to build a robust network of institutional and investigational compliance through the implementation of routine quality reviews for Augusta University human subject’s research.