2010 Human Research Protection Award Recipients Announced

Bethesda, Maryland (December 6, 2010) — Awards for Excellence in Human Research Protection for 2010 were announced today by Dr. Peter G. Goldschmidt, President and Founder of the Health Improvement Institute.

Recipients of an Annual Award included:

Recipients of an Award of Excellence included:

“The Award program offers a way to gain positive recognition for excellence in the field of human research protection,” said Dr. Goldschmidt. “This year’s awards continue the high standard in applications for an Award since the program began."

Awards are given for demonstrated excellence in promoting the well being of people who participate in research. The Health Improvement Institute created this Award program. The Office of Human Research Protection was its founding sponsor. Judges and Committee and Award Advisory Board members are volunteers. This year’s judges were drawn from provider, research review, compliance, legal, and consulting organizations.

For information about the 2011 Award for Excellence in Human Research Protection