New IRB Submissions

The IRB must review and approve (or grant an exemption to) all research that involves human subjects.

The approval times vary on a number of factors, including:

  • The completeness of the application
  • The timing of the submission
  • The time it takes for the Principal Investigator to respond to IRB requests
  • The volume of submissions under review etc.

To submit an IRB application, review:

To get a sense of the average time to IRB¬†approval, please see last month’s IRB submission metrics.