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OIRB Concierge Services

IRB Support & Regulatory Guidance

Upcoming Dates:

Dec 4, 2018 1p-4p
Dec 5, 2018 9a-12p
Dec 19, 2018 9a-12p
Jan 2, 2019 9a-12p
Jan 8, 2019 1p-4p
Jan 16, 2019 9a-12p
Jan 30, 2019 9a-12p
Feb 5, 2019 1p-4p
Feb 13, 2019 9a-12p
Feb 27, 2019 9a-12p

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December Office Closure Notice

office closed Due to both the relocation of our offices and the Winter Holiday, the Office of the IRB will be closed from December 20, 2018 – January 1, 2019. We will resume normal operations on Wednesday January 2, 2019. If you have an urgent IRB request during this time, you may email or


Revised Common Rule

Common Rule Changes

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Upcoming Forum

January 30, 2019 - 12:00 p.m.
Research Record Retention & Subject Payments for Studies Involving Minors
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