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It is the responsibility of research personnel to maintain awareness of and compliance with policies, standards, and procedures that apply to their work activities and locations. Use the links below to access human subjects research policies, standards, and procedures organized by responsible units in the UNC School of Medicine, UNC-Chapel Hill, and UNC Health.


UNC School of Medicine

SOM Clinical Research SOPs

NC TraCS Clinical & Translational Research Center (CTRC) SOPs 

UNC-Chapel Hill

University policies, procedures, and standards are stored in the University Electronic Policy Repository. Click the University Electronic Policy Repository button above to utilize the search box on the homepage to search for specific policy/standard/procedure areas (e.g., informed consent, research billing), titles, applicability, and responsible units.

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR)

Institutional Privacy Office (IPO)

IRB and Office of Human Research Ethics (OHRE)

Information Technology Services (ITS)

Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP)

Office of Clinical Trials (OCT)

Conflict of Interest (COI)

Environment, Health & Safety

Export Controls Office

Ethics and Policy Office

UNC Health

UNC Health policies are located in UNC Health PolicyStat. Search for specific policy areas, titles, applicability, and owners by clicking the in UNC Health PolicyStat button above.

UNC Health Research

UNC Health Investigational Drug Services

Office of Research Support and Compliance (ORSC)