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Research Integrity and Compliance

The Research Integrity and Compliance Office (RICO) oversees all human research projects and compliance issues at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Inc. (HPHC) and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, LLC. (HPHCI).

About the Research Integrity and Compliance Office
Basic information about research integrity and compliance at HPHC/HPHCI including staff listing and bios.

Export Controls Management Program Information about export controls management program, policies, resources, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Financial Conflict of Interest
Conflict of Interest processes, training, policies, committee information, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Hotlines and Contacts
Research Integrity and Compliance hotlines and contacts.

Institutional Review Board (IRB)
Institutional Review Board information including meeting and submission dates, training, policies and procedures, ceding review, IRBNet, IRB membership, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Intellectual Property (IP)
Intellectual property policy, processes, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Program (QA/QI Program)
QA/QI program information including policies and Frequently Asked Questions.

Research Compliance Committee
Information about research compliance including the Research Compliance Committee, Compliance Committee charter, and Frequently Asked Questions.

Do you have concerns about a particular research study? Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute provides you with access to three Hotlines on which you can share your concerns:

  • Human Subjects Research: 1-800-807-6812
  • Research Misconduct: 1-617-867-4817

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Research Concerns Hotlines