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What's new in the world of human subject research protection?

Please check this page often for information and updates from the IRB Office.

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Proposed Change to the Common Rule Educational Resources

Update: The implementation of the changes the Common Rule have been delayed until 7/19/18. Please check back often for additional information as it becomes available.

Additional Common Rule Resources (PDF) - Webinar 01.26.17.pdf


IRB Investigator Handbook

Please review the IRB Investigator Handbook prior to beginning an Application for New Protocol Review. This document will be updated regularly. If you would like additional information included in the handbook, please contact the IRB Office.