Research Compliance Reporting
Research Participant Concerns
Research participants are encouraged to share their concerns or complaints regarding their involvement in a research study with the investigator or study staff. Research participants may also report their concerns to the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institutional Review Board (IRB). The IRB is dedicated to protecting the rights, welfare and safety of research participants.
If you have questions or concerns regarding the rights of a research participant, you may leave a message anonymously on the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care IRB Hotline: 800-807-6812.
Research Misconduct Concerns
Concerns involving allegations of Research Misconduct are handled in accordance with the Policy and Procedures for Responding to Allegations of Research Misconduct.
If you suspect research misconduct at Harvard Pilgrim, contact Amy Hudspeth Cabell, Research Integrity & Compliance Officer at 617-867-4817.
Questions about IRB processes, research participant concerns, and/or privacy and confidentiality?
Contact: Paula Tebeau, Sr. Compliance Manager, IRB
Questions about FCOI disclosures and IRB submissions?
Contact: Deirdre Neylon, Administrative Specialist
Questions about Export Controls, Intellectual Property, Regulatory Compliance, Research Misconduct, QA/QI?
Contact: Amy Hudspeth Cabell, Research Integrity & Compliance Officer
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