The WIRB-Copernicus Group® (WCG) is the trusted advisor and ethical counselor to over 2,500 of the industry’s leading institutions, ranging from small community hospitals and research sites to large academic medical centers and universities. Our clients include the premier principal investigators (PIs) in every therapeutic concentration.
|With 14 individual AAHRPP-accredited panels, over 130 experienced board members, and over 60 years of experience in protocol and study-related review, WCG brings more expertise to the industry than any other ethical solutions provider. It is our role to ensure that the research conducted by our clients is ethically sound and scientifically correct, capable of withstanding the most intense scrutiny. In doing so, we empower them to make an unquestionably positive impact on the lives they touch, and the patients they serve. Members of the WCG family of companies include Western Institutional Review Board® (WIRB), Copernicus Group Independent Review Board® (Copernicus IRB), Aspire Independent Review Board™ (Aspire IRB), Midlands Independent Review Board® (Midlands IRB) and New England Independent Review Board® (New England IRB), the nation’s leading independent institutional review boards, and IRBNet, the top research compliance software supporting institutions.|
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