Full Board* Schedule and List of Submission Deadlines

IRB Schedule 2017-2018

IRB Board Meeting Schedule and Deadlines for the 2017-18 academic year:

IRB Meeting Date Submission Deadline (by 5pm)
September 14, 2017 August 31, 2017
October 12, 2017 September 29, 2017
November 9, 2017 October 27, 2017
December 14, 2017 December 1, 2017
January 11, 2018 December 20, 2017
February 8 2018 January 28, 2018
March 8, 2018 February 23, 2018
April 12, 2018 March 30, 2018
May 10, 2018 April 27, 2018
June 14, 2018 May 25, 2018
July 12, 2018 Jun 29, 2018
August 9, 2018 July 27, 2018

 

Expedited and Exempt Review Determination

expedited review or exemption from ongoing IRB review & approval, there is no official deadline for submitting materials for expedited or exempt review; applications are reviewed on a rolling basis as materials are received. Decisions are usually issued 2 to 4 weeks after submitting all required materials.

Please contact the IRB Office if your application is time-sensitive.

*Convened (Full) Board Review

If your research involves any of the following, your application will likely require review by the convened (full) board:

  1. Children, prisoners, pregnant women, impaired adults

  2. Illegal activities such as drug use

  3. Private activities such as sexual behavior

  4. FDA approved drugs and devices presenting more than minimal risk

  5. Non-FDA approved drugs and devices

  6. Deception

Applications requiring review by the convened board must be submitted by the deadlines listed below (two weeks prior to meeting date). Once your application is processed by the IRB Office, you will be contacted via email with additional instructions.