Washington State

The WSIRB Reviews research for DSHS, DOH, L&I, DOC, HCA, OFM, & DCYF.

Research in DSHS/DOH/L&I/HCA/DOC jurisdiction often is in the jurisdiction of one or more other institutions in Washington State; contact their human subjects offices at the links below:


The Office for Human Research Protections administers the DHHS human subjects protection process; the NIH and CDC are major funders of human subjects research; the FDA regulates research involving investigational new drugs and devices (INDs and IDEs).