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2015 Human Research Protection Award Recipients Announced


The Human Research Protection Office has received the Award of Excellence in Innovation for its submission of the Washington University Human Research Protection Office Training Manuals developed for HRPO staff.

 “The Award program offers positive recognition for excellence in the field of human research protection, and this year’s awards continue the high standard that we have seen since the program began. We congratulate the winners.”
– Dr. Peter G. Goldschmidt, President of Health Improvement Institute

Awards are given for demonstrated excellence in promoting the well being of people who participate in research. The Health Improvement Institute created this Award program. This year’s judges were drawn from academic, compliance, consulting, health services, legal, and research review organizations.


About Health Improvement Institute:

Health Improvement Institute is a non-profit, tax exempt, 501(c)3, charitable organization dedicated to   improving the quality and productivity of America’s health care. The Institute’s principal program objective is to provide information to enable people to make informed health care choices. The Institute establishes guidelines, evaluates the quality of health information on the Internet, conducts forums and workshops, and sponsors national awards programs to recognize excellence. For more information, visit www.hii.org.