McLaren Health Care


eProtocol was designed to standardize the application and approval process for all human subject research that is being conducted at McLaren Health Care subsidiary hospitals.

To access eProtocol, click on the following link: To login to eProtocol you’ll need an assigned username and password.


To obtain a new username and temporary password, please contact HRPP staff at Before creating an eProtocol account for you, you will need to verify that you have submitted a Non-Human Subject Research (NHSR) Determination form to the HRPP office and received a determination. If you have not submitted an NHSR form, you would need to do so prior to an eProtocol account being created for you. If you have, please supply the following information so that an account can be created for you:

The name of your research project or the project you will be affiliated with
Job Title in Research (i.e. Principal Investigator, Co-Investigator, Research Assistant, etc.)
Degree (DO, MD, RN, etc.)
Email Address (this should be an address that you check regularly as communication regarding your protocol will be sent to this address)
Phone and Fax Numbers

Please allow at least 24 hours for your username and temporary password to be emailed to you.

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Determination whether an activity is research involving human subjects must be made by the MHC IRB. The investigator shall not make the determination that the activity is not human subject research. If you questions or need additional assistance, please contact HRPP office at (248) 484-4950.