Office of the Vice President for Research - Research Administration

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OIRB Concierge Services

IRB Support & Regulatory Guidance

Upcoming Dates:

Feb 6, 2018 1p-4p
Feb 14, 2018 9a-12p
Feb 28, 2018 9a-12p
March 6, 2018 1p-4p
March 14, 2018 9a-12p
March 28, 2018 9a-12p

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new clinical trial submission process
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personnel change
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Our next Forum is scheduled for:

March 27, 2018
3:00 p.m.
Continuing Review - How to Avoid Common Pitfalls

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AAHRPP Site Visit

The Health Science Center received a site visit by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs
March 27-29, 2017.
Full Accreditation was awarded June 12, 2017.

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Updates to IRB Forms & Policies
As of February 15, 2018:
new forms: Institutional form, IRB application (replacing the step 1 and step 2 forms)
updates to Forms: B-3, D, D-1, E, F, K-2, T, W, Progress Report
updates to Policies: Cooperative Research, Impaired Decision Making,
Informed Consent, Reporting


Make sure you always download your forms from the IRB website to ensure you are using the most current version!


The mission of the Office of the Institutional Review Board is to support the HSC’s human research protection program by providing regulatory expertise, committee management, and investigator assistance.

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