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701 20th Street South
Administration Building 470
Birmingham, AL 35294-0104
UAB office of the IRB
AB 470
1720 2nd Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35294-0104
Phone: (205) 934-3789
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AAHRPP Accreditation


The UAB Human Research Protection Program has been fully accredited since 2007 by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP).

Assurance and IRB Registration


FWA00005960 - U Alabama Birmingham
Approved 02/14/2006, Expires 05/26/2025

UAB IRB IORG 0000118 Registration

IORG Registration Expires: 12/19/2026
IRB00000196 U of Alabama at Birmingham IRB #1
IRB00000726 U of Alabama at Birmingham IRB #2
IRB00012550 U of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) IRB #3 - Rapid Response

OHRP Entries: Search IORGs or IRBs for "Birmingham"


The UAB IRB is registered to review FDA-regulated research
The FDA's Final Rule issued on January 15, 2009 (http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2009/E9-682.htm) requires IRBs that review FDA-regulated products to be registered through the existing OHRP system. The registration information for UAB IRB 01 and UAB IRB 02 has been updated and now show an IRB Type of "OHRP/FDA."


Other Assurance Information
UAB DoD Addendum (No longer required by DoD).
University of Alabama Health Services Foundation, P.C. – FWA00005776. Expires 08/04/2028.
Children’s of Alabama – FWA00005810. Expires 04/15/2028.
Callahan Eye Hospital Health Care Authority - FWA00005775. Expires 08/09/2028.
Cooper Green Mercy Hospital - FWA00029348. Expires 03/09/2025.
Lakeshore Foundation - FWA00009984. Expires 04/27/28.