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Research participants and others can communicate a concern or complaint about a research project by using the options on this page.

Participants who have questions about their rights as a research participant can contact the WVU Office of Human Research Protections at (304) 293-7073.

EthicsLine – Anonymous

EthicsLine is a secure service that allows the reporter to remain anonymous while reporting possible noncompliance to relevant institutional officials, and receive feedback from the officials.

File a Complaint

WVU Complaint/Concern Form

The Complaint/Concern form is managed by WVU Office of Human Research Protections. The completed form is emailed to the office. A senior staff member from WVU OHRP will work with you over the course of the investigation.