Investigator determines the proposed research involves human subjects.
Investigator consults HU IRB website.
The investigator determines which type of review: - Exemption - Expedited - Full IRB Review
Investigator gathers paperwork to submit: - Appropriate form - Synopsis of research - Informed consent and/or instructions for participants - Copy of NIH training certificate - Copy of any surveys you plan to use
Exemptions are generally processed within 2-4 days, exempted reviews are generally processed with 4-6 days, and full IRB reviews may take 3-4 weeks, depending on the day of the month it is submitted. If needed, a full meeting will take place on the second Wednesday of the month.