About Us

Protocol Builder is developed and powered by BRANY (Biomedical Research Alliance of New York) who partnered with top investigator-initiated protocol writing professionals and usability experts to develop this technology. BRANY’s Protocol Builder Team has worked together with potential users to ensure it is easy-to-use and focused on meeting the needs of novice to more experienced writers.

BRANY is a leader in providing hospitals and medical schools IRB and clinical research support services. Founded in 1998 by the leading New York area academic medical centers, BRANY’s commitment to clinical research excellence and efficiency in clinical trial study start up is exceptional. BRANY is a nationally recognized company used by the leading academic institutions.

Learn more about BRANY at their website.


BRANY also offers additional services through these organizations:

CITI Program (The Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative)

Founded in 2000, CITI Program is the leading provider of research ethics, compliance, and professional development education. Their online courses are used worldwide by over 2,200 organizations and more than 1 million learners around the world annually.  Visit the CITI Program website to learn more.



HRP (HRP Consulting Group)

With over 150 years of combined experience in human research protections, HRP provides services including the development of human research protections programs, training and education, assistance with accreditation, IRB administration and auditing. Visit the HRP website to learn more.