IRB Track 1

Research for dissemination 

As you prepare your IRB application materials to apply for review of your proposal to conduct research for dissemination, please refer to the charts on this web page, courtesy of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Note that the IRB will use these charts as reference when evaluating your IRB application materials.  Click  here to read the technical definition of "research" as spelled out in federal code 45cfr46.

Follow these steps to apply for Track 1 research approval:

  1. Do not begin research on human subjects without IRB approval.
  2. Contact IRB members prior to submission of your application materials.
  3. Complete the IRB Exemption Application Form.
  4. Submit all of these required IRB materials to at least 14 days in advance of research you plan to do: