What You Need to Know

Wayne State University (WSU) is committed to the safety and protection of human participants involved in biomedical and social research at our Institution and its partners. WSU's Human Research Protection Program meets or exceeds the highest ethical standards for human research required by local, state, and federal laws and regulations.

In accordance with ethical principles, applicable laws and regulations, Wayne State University's Institutional Review Board (IRB) must approve all research involving human participants before research begins.

If you decide you might like to participate in a study, you will first talk to a member of the research team who will ensure that you are eligible for and understand all the details of the study. If you register on this website, you are under no obligation to participate in any study, until you have all the information you need to make that decision. And, you always have the right to stop your participation.