Institutional Review Board

Institutional Review Board


New requirements for research involving
Human Research Genetic Testing
have been issued under NPR 7100.1A and NPD 7170.1
For more information go to: Use of Human Research Genetic Testing

Next IRB Meeting is on Thursday, Jan 17, 2019. Submission Deadline: Dec 31, 2018
Next HRMRB Meeting is on Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019. Submission Deadline: Dec 21, 2018

Electronic IRB (eIRB) submission system has been upgraded

Protocol migration instructions for the new e-IRB system Researchers Quick Reference

Link to OHRP videos on the Revised Common Rule

In order to help the research community understand the Revised Common Rule, the Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) has produced educational videos.

eIRB Account Password Reset Instruction

Please contact an IRB manager or technical support to reset your password.

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

NASA's IRB is responsible for review, approval, and monitoring of research protocols involving astronauts and other human subjects. The IRB assures that research is conducted in an ethical and safe manner.

What's New within the IRB website? What's New within the Electronic IRB (e-IRB) system? Getting Started with the e-IRB (currently unavailable) CITI Website - complete your Human Subjects Protection training

This website is the new manifestation of the JSC CPHS Handbook 20483 - Redbook.

June 2012 - CPHS Is Now IRB

To more closely align core capabilities with the Code of Federal Regulations, other NASA Centers, and universities, "Institutional Review Board (IRB)" will be used consistently, replacing "Committee for the Protection of Human Subjects (CPHS)."