Federalwide Assurance

North Shore Medical Center has an approved Federal Wide Assurance (FWA) FWA00007262 on file with the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP). Under the terms of the FWA, all of the Institution’s human subject activities, as well as all human subject activities of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) designated under the Assurance, are guided by the ethical principles in The Belmont Report: Ethical Principles and Guidelines for the Protection of Human Subjects of Research of the National Commission for the Protection of Human Subjects of Biomedical and Behavioral Research. These terms apply to all activities, regardless of funding source.