What is a human subject?

What is a human subject?

Institutional Review Board (IRB) FAQs What is a human subject?

What is a human subject?

​The definition of a "human subject" is contained in POL001: UAB Policy on the Protection of Human Subjects in Research.

OHRP Human Subject Regulations Decision Charts.  Charts from the Office for Human Research Protections to determine whether research uses "human subjects"
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