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OIRB Concierge Services

IRB Support & Regulatory Guidance

Upcoming Dates:

Nov 29, 2017 9am-12pm
Dec 5, 2017 1pm-4pm
Dec 13, 2017 9am-12pm
Jan 2, 2018 1pm-4pm
Jan 3, 2018 9am-12pm
Jan 17, 2018 9am-12pm
Jan 31, 2018 9am-12pm

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Office Closure Notice for Winter Holidays

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In observance of the Winter Holidays, the Office of the IRB will be closed from December 25, 2017 – January 1, 2018. We will resume normal operations on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. If you have an urgent IRB request during this time, you may email or



Our next Forum is scheduled for:
December 19, 2017
Room 309L, 3:00 pm
Topic: "New Clinical Trial Submission Process"

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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 Sept 6, 2017:
updates to Emergency Use Forms and Policy


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.

“Accurate and timely reviews”