Information for Research Participants


  • The Wake Forest University Health Sciences' Institutional Review Board (IRB) welcomes input and questions from research participants, people interested in participating in research, and members of the public who want to know more about scientific research.  If you would like to speak with someone about research involving human participants at Wake Forest University Health Sciences, you may contact Dr. Joseph Andrews, Director of the IRB, at
  • La investigación que se llevó a cabo en la Wake Forest University Ciencias de la Salud pueden ser localizadas utilizando por encima de los recursos, o nuestra herramienta de base de datos local que se puede acceder aquí:

The links below provide useful information about research involving people:

Information in English: 

Informacion en Espanol: 

These resources are available for locating research studies on various topics and conditions affecting people:

Be Involved  

Estos recursos están disponibles para la localización de los estudios de investigación sobre diversos temas y condiciones que afectan a las personas:


If you are a participant in a study at Wake Forest School of Medicine and you want to obtain additional information, offer input, discuss problems or concerns, or if you have a question about your rights as a research participant, you may contact Dr. Joseph Andrews at (336) 716-4542.



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