What to Include in My IRB Submission Package?
What you must submit in your IRB Application
All packages must include:
- IRB Application
- Research proposal
- CITI training for all key personnel
Your package may require additional documents
Does your research involve collection of data from human subjects?
— Informed Consent Form
Does your research involve collection of data from minors?
— Assent form
— Parental Permission Form
Have you apply for funding for this research?
— Grant Application
Has or will this research be submitted to another IRB or committee?
— IRB Approval letter or Letter of Authorization
Will you have independent investigators who are not affiliated with URI or another institution with a FWA?
— Unaffiliated Investigator Form
Does your research have collaborative agency, organization or institution?
— Letter of Agreement to participate in research
Does your research use questionnaires research instruments or surveys?
Does your research involve any recruitment?
— Copies of all flyers, email recruiting letters, telephone and oral scripts
Does this research protocol fulfill MA or PhD requirements?
— MA/PhD Proposal
— SIGNED copy of MA/PhD Proposal Approval Sheet
— CITI certificate for student and major professor
Does your research involve HIPAA data?
— HIPAA Research Authorization Form or Waiver of Authorization
Does your research involve deception?
— Debriefing script