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

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:

New protocol submission instructions

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 Research Conducting Research

C.Continuing Reviews (Renewals)

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

Continuing review instructions

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

Modification and continuing review instructions

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

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

Modification submission instructions

E.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:

Study Closure instructions