DA 0710

September 2, 1981


Delegation of Authority--Protection of Human Subjects in Research

In connection with the revised University Policy on the Protection of Human Subjects in Research which I have approved and issued on September 2, 1981, I delegate to you certain responsibilities which are set forth below.

-- You are responsible for implementation of the University Policy on the Protection of Human Subjects in Research, including assuring compliance with policy and responsibility for developing modifications, revisions, or exceptions to policy, as appropriate.

-- You are responsible for responding on behalf of the University to issues of a University wide nature relating to the protection of human subjects in research, including commenting on State and Federal regulations and Legislation, participation in State and national forums, and keeping appropriate University administrators informed of such activities.

-- You are responsible for implementing the University policy within Systemwide Administration, except for organizations within the purview of the Vice President--Agriculture and University Services, and for keeping such officers appropriately informed.

The above delegation is provided to you as Academic Vice President; it is effective immediately.

Any redelegation of this authority shall be in writing with copies to the Assistant President--Coordination and Review, the Secretary and the General Counsel of The Regents.

Please assure that I an kept appropriately informed. I appreciate your undertaking this important responsibility.


David S. Saxon

Laboratory Directors
Members, President's Administrative Council
Principal Officers of The Regents
Director Cole
Associate Counsel Dorinson