Revised & New University-Wide Research Policies


The Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) Research Compliance Services would like to share some important updates regarding university policies for animal use, human subjects, and stem cell research. These policies were revised to be consistent with federal requirements and are now in effect for all campuses, including UConn Health.  A new university-wide policy to address FDA, NIH, and CMS requirements for registration of applicable trials to has also been published.


Please see links to published policies below.

Animal Use in Research, Teaching and Testing:

Human Stem Cell Research Approval:

Human Subjects Research:


For additional information, contact Ellen Ciesielski (, 860-679-6004).