Accreditation & Audit History

Schulman is fully accredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP), effective June 2008.

As part of the ongoing accreditation process, AAHRPP reviewed all components of the Board including Canadian reviews. Schulman was previously accredited in 2005 by the Partnership for Human Research Protection (PHRP). Schulman’s accreditation history demonstrates our commitment to research ethics and human subject protection.

Schulman has had a superior audit history with FDA, having completed six consecutive audits with no findings, including our last audit in November 2016. Schulman’s information systems are 21 CFR Part 11 compliant. Contact Business Development to find out more about Schulman’s accreditation and audit history.

Additionally clients are welcome to schedule a visit to Schulman’s office to audit our policies and processes. To schedule an audit, please contact Quality Assurance.

Schulman IRB complies with all applicable federal, state/provincial and local regulations. Please download Schulman’s stand-alone Statement of Compliance.

Schulman’s IRB operates in compliance with all relevant federal and local regulations and is registered with FDA and OHRP.

  • Schulman’s IRB Organization number is 0000635.

  • Schulman’s Board IRB registration number is 00000971.

Please note that the IRB registration number applies for both FDA and OHRP registrations.