NOTE: To align with the University's efforts to reduce paper consumption, we are no longer accepting hard copies of IRB forms. Send electronic submissions only to firstname.lastname@example.org. (Applications will not be processed without appropriate signatures from all PIs, and faculty advisers as applicable. If emailing a Word document, scan signature pages separately and send as PDFs.)
All IRB submissions must include consent form(s)and/or a parental permission and assent form (if subjects are under 18 years of age), and be signed by all parties involved (primary investigator, co-PIs, and faculty adviser, if applicable). Submissions must include copies of current (within 3 years) CITI certificates for all such parties (investigators and faculty adviser).
For consistency and for ensuring all required parts are present in the informed consent form, we encourage you to use our sample templates below. However, you may submit an alternate consent form, or alter the templates below to fit the needs of your particular research study.