Clinical Trials Unit Provides services to investigators, sponsors and research staff conducting clinical research trials involving healthy subjects or patients.
Human Subjects Protection Program Office (HSPPO)/
Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Helps to ensure that all UofL research involving human participants is conducted in accordance with Federal and State regulations, UofL and sponsoring agency policies and procedures instituted to protect rights and welfare of these participants.

HSPPO supports two independent IRBs, which review and approve protocols for all research involving human participants.

UofL Privacy Office Resource for matters relating to HIPAA privacy compliance in clinical and research contexts.
Institutional Compliance Provides independent oversight of UofL's Compliance Program.
Research Integrity Program Enables the Office of the Executive Vice President for Research to maintain broad oversight and knowledge of all integrity and compliance issues relating to the conduct of research at the University of Louisville.
Research Handbook Provides assistance and guidance to faculty and staff involved in the preparation of proposals to and in the administration of awards received from external sponsors.
Institutional Biosafety Committee Provides guidance to UofL personnel on the safe use of biohazardous agents in research and clinical activities.
Health Sciences Center Research Office Provides research resources to faculty and staff in the schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing and Public Health and Information Sciences.
Office of Research and Innovation Promotes and supports research, scholarship, and creative activities throughout the university.
Research!Louisville An annual celebration of health-related research.

Division of Infectious Diseases

MedCenter One

Suite 120

501 East Broadway

Louisville, Kentucky 40202

Office Hours

M-F 8:00am to 4:30 pm


tel (502) 852-1148