Full Board* Schedule and List of Submission Deadlines

IRB Schedule 2016-2017

IRB Board Meeting Schedule and Deadlines for the 2016-17 academic year:

IRB Meeting Date Submission Deadline (by 5pm)
September 8, 2016 August 26, 2016
October 13, 2016 September 30, 2016
November 10, 2016 October 28, 2016
December 8, 2016 November 25, 2016
January 12, 2017 December 20, 2016
February 16, 2017 February 3, 2017
March 16, 2017 March 3, 2017
April 20, 2017 April 7, 2017
May 18, 2017 May 5, 2017
June 15, 2017 June 2, 2017
July 20, 2017 July 7, 2017
August 17, 2017 August 4, 2017

 

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.