All research with human subjects carried out by University of Charleston faculty and/or students must be approved by the UC IRB.
All Investigators must complete or have completed the National Institutes of Health (NIH) training course “Protecting Human Research Participants”, within the past 3 years. A current certificate must be submitted with each application submitted to the IRB.
The IRB meets quarterly. The 2013-2014 meeting dates are August 6, 2013; November 5, 2013; February 4, 2014; and May 6, 2014.
The following documents detail the procedure for submitting an application for approval of a research project. Please submit both a paper copy and an electronic copy of all applicable forms. The signed paper copy should be forwarded to Marea Dodd in SOP-304. The electronic copy should be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org If you have concerns, please contact Dr. Juliana Serafin at: email@example.com.
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