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Research Responsibilities and Compliance

Information for IRB Members

IRB Member Responsibilities

  • protecting the rights and welfare of research participants
  • attending monthly IRB meetings and participating in the review of research
  • completing human subjects research training
  • conducting and/or assisting with expedited reviews
  • reviewing your assigned studies and associated materials
  • respecting the confidentiality of review materials and member discussions at the meetings
  • working with investigators to resolve issues related to IRB review
  • participating in discussions of issues related to the review of human subjects research including policy development

Resources for IRB Members