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Policies and Regulatory Guidance

Find guidance for regulatory processes.


Secure approval to initiate your project plan.

  • The Research Subjects Review Board (RSRB) reviews research that is conducted or supported by the University of Rochester to determine that the rights and welfare of the human subjects are adequately protected. Human Subject Research Protocols are submitted using the RSRB Online Submission System (ROSS).
  • University Committee on Animal Resources (UCAR) requires that you complete training before you can work with animals in the laboratory and/or gain access to the Vivarium. Animal Use Protocols must be submitted online using Topaz Enterprise.

Regulatory Guidance

Guidance to assist with your project plan.