• CGIRB Innovation


    Managing complexity through innovation

    At Copernicus Group IRB, innovation and technology are essential to efficiency—and the driving force behind the creation of Connexus®, the most advanced, paperless web portal serving the IRB industry today. Connexus manages the entire submissions and review process from start to finish, saving time and money, while ensuring compliance and speeding the review process.

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    Protecting the rights of human research subjects

    Human subject protection is a serious responsibility requiring an unshakable adherence to well established guiding principles and sound judgment. Since 1996, Copernicus Group IRB’s top-flight Board has combined extensive experience in the clinical research field complemented by members representing the non-research community.

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    The first IRB to become ISO 9001:2008 certified

    CGIRB has maintained full accreditation by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP) since 2004. In 2010, CGIRB became the first IRB to receive ISO 9001:2008 certification and in 2011, CGIRB launched a Lean Six Sigma initiative. 

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  • CGIRB Thought Leadership

    Thought Leadership

    Committed to providing education for the research community

    Copernicus Group IRB—recognized as a leader in the industry—is regularly invited to speak at large conferences and to contribute to industry publications. CGIRB is dedicated to providing education through newsletters, webinars and customized training events.

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