City of Hope strives to maintain the highest legal, safety and ethical standards in its research operations. This means — for the duration of the project design, planning, implementation and evaluation process — protecting the interests of:
The research operations committees at City of Hope ensuring these protections include:
Additionally, all City of Hope employees and volunteers are regularly trained in upholding corporate compliance and professional integrity, which is summarized in our Code of Conduct ("A Matter of Integrity") document.
If you have witnessed a legal, regulatory or ethical concern and would like to report it, you may do so through our Corporate Compliance and Integrity Hotline at 877-264-2648. This hotline is operated by a professional third-party vendor and permits individuals to file a report anonymously upon request.