Policies and Procedures

Application Category Decision Tree
The Application Category Decision Tree is a resource that assists researchers in determining the appropriate IRB application. The decision tree includes links to the forms that they may need.

Application Review Process
This chart shows what happens after an application is submitted. It includes important dates and committee process.

Do I need an IRB?
Provides an understanding of what course of action a researcher needs to take. The chart goes through the complete IRB process.

IRB Overview
Provides a basic understanding of what the IRB process entails. After reading, user will be able to determine their first course of action.

NIH Protecting Human Research Participants Online Training
Required for Principal Investigators and researchers who come in contact with human subjects.

Protection of Human Research Subjects Policy

Research or Activities Exempt from IRB Review