Research program reaccredited
BIDMC's Research program was recently re-accredited for five years by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP). This important designation indicates that BIDMC has met and exceeded government regulations for ensuring the safety of human study subjects and conducting safe and ethical clinical research.
"AAHRPP accredits organizations that meet its strict standards in providing rigorous safeguards and"AAHRPP is the clinical research equivalent of the hospital's Joint Commission review for clinical care," says Randy Mason, Vice President, Research Operations. quality measures when conducting research involving human participants. As the industry's 'gold seal,' AAHRPP accreditation provides an important benchmark for our research program."