The Department of the Navy (DON) supports research with human subjects conducted by extramural performers through contracts, grants, cooperative agreements, or other arrangement and by collaborators with the DON. The DON
implements human research protection requirements through the Common Rule (32 CFR 219), Department of Defense (DoD) Instructions (DoDI 3216.02), and DON instructions (SECNAVINST 3900.39D). The DoD and DON mandate additional requirements for research with human subjects.
Through an approved DoD Navy Addendum to the Federalwide Assurance (FWA), the following institutions have
promised that DoD and DON requirements for research with human subjects will be met: