Who We Are
Colorado State University has a long-standing reputation for ethical conduct of research in all areas and takes pride in the quality and quantity of research performed on its campuses. The Research Integrity & Compliance Review Office (RICRO) provides assistance to researchers, staff, and the faculty oversight committees in maintaining an ethical environment for activities in the following research and teaching areas:
- To protect the rights and welfare of research subjects, to provide guidance on research integrity issues, and to assist the research community in conducting and promoting responsible and ethical research.
- To work collaboratively with the university review committees to ensure that research is conducted ethically and in accordance with applicable regulations and guidelines.
|Type of Review||Overall Median Days to Approve||Number Submitted|
|Amendments||Designated Review (DR)||17.5||116|
|Full Committee Review (FCR)||9.5||6|
|Veterinary Verification and Consultation (VVC)||2||50|
|New||Designated Review (DR)||38||135|
|Full Committee Review (FCR)||32||93|
|Total Active Protocols||549|
10 Month Period from January 2017 to October 2017; Number of days are Calendar days; Amendments do not include administrative amendments.
|Type of Review||Average Days to Approve||Number of Current Active Protocols|
|Full IBC AARF||16||727|
|Full IBC PARF||15||518|
6 month period from January 1, 2017 to July 13, 2017; Number of days are Business days only
|Type of Review||Average Days to Approve||Number of Current Active Protocols||Number of Amendments|
|Full Committee Review||38|
|Amendments by Expedited Review||7|
6 Month period from June 30th, 2013 – December 31st, 2013; Number of days are Calendar days