Pathology - Pathology Protocol Review Committee (PPRC)
Research involving the use of any patient specimens collected at any UM/JHS patient care facility; or use of Department of Pathology expertise and/or facilities may be subject to review by the UM Pathology Protocol Review Committee (PPRC). If the research consists of using, collecting or storing human biological samples including urine and blood samples, PPRC approval is required.
The IRB requires a copy of the PPRC approval letter at the time of initial and continuing review. Please refer to Pathology Committee Requirements and fill out the Pathology Protocol Questionnaire and submit it to Pathology along with a copy of the protocol. Please visit the Department of Pathology's website at http://pathology.med.miami.edu for further information.
Contact: Maritza Polania
Manager, Research Laboratory
Department of Medicine
305-243-6011 - firstname.lastname@example.org