Exempt Review

Exempt from continuing Institutional Review Board If a research project is certified as exempt by the IRB, the investigator need not resubmit the project for continuing IRB review as long as there are no modifications in the exempted procedures. In Read More …

Expedited Review

Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) regulations (45 CFR 46, as amended) recognize that there are certain categories of research which involve procedures which pose no more than minimal risks to subjects and for which clear standards can be Read More …

Essentials of Informed Consent

Title: Show the heading of “Informed Consent Form.” You may want to add the full title of the project. Involvement: Identify the investigator, faculty sponsor (if relevant), and any funding or sponsoring organizations. Identify Methodist University as the responsible institution Read More …

Sample Informed Consent Language

COVID-19 Informed Consent For a COVID-19 informed consent MS Word template, click here. INFORMED CONSENT for a Research Study entitled “Title of Your Study” You are invited to participate in a research study to ____(purpose and objectives)____.  The study is Read More …

Institutional Review Board Forms

IRB Submission Form (MS Word) Request for Modification Form (MS Word) Request for Renewal Form (MS Word) Final Report Form (PDF)

Institutional Review Board

Meeting Dates Last Wednesday of each month except December. Please ensure that your IRB review request is submitted at least seven days prior to the meeting date, or your project’s review may be delayed. Responsibilities & Authority All human and Read More …