The following Federal Agencies oversee and fund human subjects research. Note that USC complies with requirements stipulated by federal agencies when they serve as sponsors or have oversight of research conducted at USC. For applicable regulations, click here.
Comparison of FDA and HHS Human Subject Protection Regulations
Protecting the Rights, Safety, and Welfare of Study Subjects – Supervisory Responsibilities of Investigators (FDA Guidance on investigators’ responsibilities concerning the rights, safety, and welfare of study subjects)