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Assistance with the IRB

ARE YOU CONDUCTING HUMAN SUBJECTS RESEARCH AND NEED ASSISTANCE WITH THE INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW BOARD?

Regulatory Office
OUR INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW BOARD (IRB) NAVIGATORS CAN ASSIST YOU WITH:
  • General guidance on the Tulane IRB and the necessary steps to get approval for human subjects research
  • Specific guidance on the preparation and submission of:
    • Initial submissions for new projects
    • Informed consent and HIPAA documents for new projects
    • Amendments/revisions, adverse event reports, and continuing reviews for existing projects
  • Assistance in navigating IRBManager, the online platform used to manage IRB submissions at Tulane
  • Assistance in IRB submissions for studies that involve multiple research institutions and/or off-site research
  • General questions and resources related to IRB

If your study has an external sponsor, contact Olayinka Idowu at oidowu@tulane.edu or 504-988-6834

If your study is investigator-initiated, funded by NIH, or lacks funding for IRB assistance, contact Mya Sherman at msherman1@tulane.edu or 504-988-4644