Creighton University Earns Full AAHRPP Accreditation
Creighton joins an elite group of about 250 U.S. organizations and seven organizations from outside the United States in achieving full accreditation from the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc. (AAHRPP). In achieving full AAHRPP accreditation, Creighton University has demonstrated its commitment to rigorous standards that help protect research participants while ensuring that society continues to reap the benefits of research. See the press release for more details.
Creighton University is a leader in patient care and research. Our health sciences schools conduct groundbreaking research in such areas as the health benefits of vitamin D, childhood obesity, osteoporosis, allergy and immunology, diabetes, hereditary cancer, digestive diseases, and more. As an academic medical center, we are proud that we can offer patients access to new and emerging treatments that are not generally accessible to the public, as well as the opportunity to participate in clinical trials that will improve health care for everyone.
A listing of our current open clinical trials is below. Click on a topic to see the studies that are currently enrolling new participants:
- Healthy Volunteers
- Heart Disease
- Hereditary Disease
- Lung Disease
- Mental and Emotional Disorders
- Physical Therapy/Sport Medicine
- All Studies
New studies are added regularly, so please check back often for additional opportunities.
If you are not satisfied with the manner in which the study was/is being conducted, you may report (anonymously if you so choose) any complaints to the Institutional Review Board by calling (402) 280-2126, emailing IRB@creighton.edu, contacting the Research and Compliance Office at (402) 280-2322, contacting the Associate Vice President for Research and Compliance, or addressing a letter to the Institutional Review Board, Office of Human Research Protection, Creighton University, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE 68178.
Confidential Research Hotline (402-280-3200)
Research Personnel are expected to report any known or suspected noncompliant conduct related to research or sponsored program activities conducted and/or approved through Creighton University. The confidential Research Compliance Hotline (402-280-3200) is available for any individual who wishes to remain anonymous and/or has found other available reporting mechanisms to be ineffective. Research Personnel may also address their research compliance-related questions or concerns to Kathy Taggart, Associate Vice President for Research and Compliance, at 402-280-2360.