The goal of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) committee is to protect human subjects involved in research by reviewing and monitoring research activities to ensure that subjects are treated fairly and risks are minimized.
POLICIES AND REGULATIONS
The IRB materials below are Word documents. After opening a form, select 'File' and 'Save As' to save a copy on your own computer. Please print completed forms to submit. Forms are due to the IRB administrator by the first Monday of the month that the application is to be reviewed.
The Office of Human Research Protection has designed the following aids to determine if a study involves human subjects and must be reviewed by an Institutional Review Board: Human Subject Decision Charts
Initial Review Forms
Continuation Review Form
Conflict of Interest Forms
TRAINING AND TOOLS
The Signatory Official, Human Protections Administrator and IRB Chair are required to complete the following training:
Office of Human Research Protection: Human Subject Assurance Training
IRB Chair, committee members, investigators, and key research personnel are required to complete the following tutorial:
National Institutes of Health: Human Participant Protections Education for Research Teams
**Please submit a certificate of completion to IRBAdministrator@abramsoncenter.org.