New researchers frequently ask, “What does the Institutional Review Board process look like?” While every research proposal is different, the review process generally includes:
  • An initial administrative screening where the IRB administrator checks that all parts of the proposal are uploaded and complete (e.g., consent form, recruitment script, etc.).
  • A revision step where the Primary Investigator (PI) is contacted and asked to upload any missing parts or address any suggested edits.
  • A formal review process where reviewers examine... Read More