FWA (OHRP/FDA Assurance)
The United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Code of Federal Regulations 45 CFR 46.103 state that every institution engaged in human subject research supported or conducted by the DHHS must have assurance of compliance approved by the US Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP/FDA).
Federalwide Assurance (FWA) and Institutional Review Board (IRB) assurances with OHRP/FDA have been obtained for both the BC Cancer Agency and the UBC BCCA Research Ethics Board (REB) which are noted below (REBs in Canada are referred to as IRBs in the United States).
For details or confirmation of the BC Cancer Agency approved OHRP/FDA assurances, go to the OHRP Database and search by entering the IORG, FWA, or IRB Number noted below.
|Institutional Organization: BC Cancer Agency - IORG # IORG0003172|
|Type of Assurance||Assurance Numbers||Expiry Date|
|Federalwide Assurance for "BC Cancer Agency"|
|Mar 9, 2021|
IRB Assurance for "B.C. Cancer Agency IRB #1"
|May 3, 2019 |
For a "History of Changes" see our BCCA REB "Members" web page
ASSURANCE OF COMPLIANCE STATEMENT
The BCCA REB is a University of British Columbia (UBC) affilated REB. In addition to the above assurances, the Assurance of Compliance Statement below is from the UBC Office of Research Services that provides regulatory oversight for all UBC affiliated REB's. Assurance of Compliance Statement (.pdf)
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