Full Board* Schedule and List of Submission Deadlines

IRB Schedule 2014-2015

IRB Board Meeting Schedule and Deadlines for the 2014-2015 academic year:

IRB Meeting Date

June 12, 2014

Submission Deadline

May 29, by 5pm

July 10, 2014

June 27, by 5pm

August 14, 2014

Aug 1, by 5pm

Sept 11, 2014

Aug 29, by 5pm

Oct 9, 2014 Sept 26, by 5pm
Nov 16, 2014 Oct 3, by 5pm
Dec 11, 2014 Nov 25, by 5pm
Jan 8, 2015 Dec 19, by 5pm
Feb 12, 2015 Jan 30, by 5pm
Mar 12, 2015

Feb 27, by 5pm

Apr 9, 2015 Mar 27, by 5pm
May 14, 2015 May 1, by 5pm
Jun 11, 2015 May 29, by 5pm
Jul 9, 2015 Jun 26, by 5pm
Aug 6, 2015 Jul 31, by 5pm

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. Minors, 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 (three weeks prior to meeting date). Once your application is processed by the IRB Office, you will be contacted via email with additional instructions.