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Here are just a few of our clients:

We review studies from countries all over the world, including:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, The Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cabo Verde, Cambodia, Canada, Central African Republic, Chile, China, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cote d’Ivoire, Croatia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Ecuador, France, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Lithuania, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malawi, Mali, Malta, Mauritania, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Macedonia, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar,  Romania, Russia, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts and Nevis, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Yemen, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Human Subjects Research & Ethics Approval

Institutional Review Board – Ethics Review Board

Ethical assurance for international social & behavioral research in public health, children, HIV/AIDS, education, refugee & migration, economics, WASH, agriculture, M&E, vulnerable and high-risk populations, etc.

Our Reviews are Helpful & Prompt!

We’ll help you through the process to make sure your human subject protection protocols are clear & comprehensive.  If your protocols need additional information we will suggest appropriate language and procedures.

You can email (info@hmlirb.com) or call (+1.202.753.5040) any time if you have questions (unicef@hmlirb.com for UNICEF).

We usually complete Expedited IRB approvals in one or two days,

and Full Board IRB approvals in five days.

HML IRB has provided independent assurance for protection of the rights, welfare,

and well-being of human subjects involved in research since it’s U.S. Federal authorization in 1995. (OHRP IRB #1211; Federal Wide Assurance #1102).

Funding for studies we review comes primarily from:

 and many other organizations.