Office of Human Research Affairs

Federal Wide Assurance (FWA)

The Federal Wide Assurance (FWA) is the institution's commitment to comply with federal regulations for the protection of human subjects in research.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine  

FWA # 00023382 (expires 12/12/2023) 

Montefiore Medical Center  

FWA # 00002558 (expires 01/04/2024)   

Yeshiva University 

FWA # 00000140 (expires 04/28/2022)  


Terms of Assurance US Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) Federal Wide Assurance (FWA)  

Which FWA number do I use? 
Select the FWA number that belongs to the institution named as the recipient on the grant. NOTE: Since most new NIH grants are processed through Einstein, it will generally be Einstein’s new FWA (00023382). Jacobi Medical Center and North Central Bronx Hospital  (PAGNY) employees should use    HHC's FWA, 00009807 (expires 9/9/2020). Yeshiva University employees should use YU's FWA, 00000140.  


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