Research Oversight Committee

Mission and Vision

To promote and support quality research that is consistent with KDHCD’s mission (to provide safe, high quality, customer-oriented and financially-strong healthcare services that meet the needs of those we serve) and ultimately leads to improved patient care and satisfaction.

The Kaweah Delta Research Oversight Committee (ROC) oversees and approves research proposals prior to submission to the IRB. The Research Oversight Committee:

  1. Considers how the research benefits the patient population that Kaweah Delta Health Care District serves.
  2. Considers if the proposed research is compatible with the mission and vision of Kaweah Delta Health Care District
  3. Considers and coordinates the Kaweah Delta Health Care District resources that are needed to complete the research

All researchers must receive pre-approval from the Research Oversight Committee (ROC) before submitting to the Kaweah Delta Institutional Review Board (IRB) 

 Research Portal

If you are a new researcher, please select the "Request New Account" option in the Research Portal


Meeting Dates: Fourth Thursday of Every Month

Submission Deadline: Third Thursday of Every Month