University Safety and Assurances

For Researchers

Getting Started
An overview of the various steps in the IRB submission and approval process. Recommended for new researchers.

Deadlines and Meeting Dates
Projects needing Full Board review should be submitted approximately two weeks before the monthly IRB meeting. See this page for specific meeting dates and deadlines. Note: Deadlines and meeting dates only apply to projects needing Full Board review, submissions for Exempt and Expedited reviewed outside of the meeting on a continual basis.

Forms and Templates
In order for the IRB to appropriately review projects, it must accompany certain forms. This page contains the required forms forms for: (a) submitting new projects approvals, (b) continuing approvals, (c) amending projects with current approvals, (d) reporting adverse events and protocol deviations, and (e) templates for consenting research participants.

Human Subjects Research Training
This online training is required for all PIs and Student PIs and recommended for those interacting with participants or has access to private information. The IRB tracks completions.