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Office of Inspector General

Report: EPA Implemented Prior OIG Recommendations, but Additional Guidance Could Strengthen the Human Subjects Research Program

Report #17-P-0350, August 1, 2017

What Was Found

The EPA can take additional measures to track its HSR guidance and provide greater public transparency of the agency’s HSR studies.

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