All WCMC investigators who intend to perform research involving human embryonic stem cells must submit notification to the Tri-Institutional ESCRO Committee. This requirement applies to all HESC research, regardless of the funding sources.
New Protocol Submissions:
Annual Progress Reports: Annual reports are due on the anniversary of ESCRO approval, or the submission deadline for ESCRO submisions, whichever is sooner.
Amendment Submissions: Amendments are currently submitted using the Tri-Institutional ESCRO Amendment Form. Submit all forms to
For more information on Tri-Institutional ESCRO, visit the Human Embryonic Stem Cell Research website.
Aileen Orpilla, CCRC, CCRP
WCM ESCRO Administrator
Alavy Sos, M.S.
Director, Human Research Protection & Compliance