Research Participants Protection Program

Institutional Review Board

The Research Participants Protection Program it is dedicated to helping researchers and research participants at Malone University. 

Our Goals

  1. To maintain oversight of research (e.g., federal guidelines like 45 CFR 46)
  2. To help researchers live the mission of Malone


For more information about human research, work with non-human animals, ethics in research, standard operating procedures, or for proposal forms and instructions, please contact Lauren S. Seifert, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and RPPP Chair & Coordinator. You also may email Dr. Seifert to request the current IRB forms. Please use the subject line, "IRB forms requested," and Dr. Seifert will send you a Word document with the forms.