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The Office for Research Compliance (ORC) will investigate any and all complaints made regarding any human participant research activity, investigator, or process.  In an effort to ensure the safety and welfare of research participants, ORC will initiate the complaint process within 5 business days. Research participants are encouraged to complete and return the Complaint or Concern form or complete the online form to communicate your concerns.   

You may also direct your comments to Director for the Office for Research Compliance via the following methods:

      Phone: 205-348-8461   

      Toll free number:  1-877-820-3066

      Fax: 205-348-8882


      Mail: Director, Office for Research Compliance
              Box 870104 
              Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

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