Institutional Review Board

Electronic IRB  |  Getting Started

A.Accessing e-IRB

The electronic IRB (e-IRB) is used by the IRB to review new protocols, continuing reviews, modifications, requests for study closures, and reportable new information.

The submission system can be accessed by clicking on the green button on the IRB home page or at the link below. New users begin with a self-registration process. All users then proceed to the Login.

Login to e-IRB Register in the e-IRB

The e-IRB application is a smart form that builds and branches based on how questions are answered. Please review the submission guides below.

B.New Submissions

For the submission of protocols that may be exempt, expedited, or require full board review, please use the following instructions:

Submit a New Study Responding to Reviewer Requests

For questions about creating a new protocol or if your project may not be human subjects research, please see Preparing for Research and Conducting Research.

Preparing for ResearchConducting Research

C.Continuing Reviews (Renewals)

To submit a continuing review (renewal) of an existing study, please use the following instructions:

Submitting a Continuing Review or Study Closure

To submit a continuing review and modifications to an existing study, please use the following instructions:

Submitting a Modification and Continuing Review

D.Approved Study with Major or Minor Modifications (Amendments)

To submit a modification to an existing study, please use the following instructions:

Submitting a Study Modification

E.Report New Information

To report new information (adverse events or unanticipated problems involving risks to subjects, please use the following instructions:

Report New Information

F.Closing Out Studies

A request for protocol closure can be made when all research activities are complete, including data analysis. Please use the following instructions:

Submitting a Continuing Review or Study Closure

This form must accompany your submission:

Study Closure Form