Applying for IRB Review

staff at computerWhether you are a seasoned or novice investigator interested in conducting research at CVMC, the resources needed for developing your proposal for IRB review can be found here. Protecting Human Research Participants (PHRP) training is required for the primary investigator, co-investigator(s), and key study personnel prior to submitting an IRB application. If requesting review of a FDA-approved clinical trial, Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training is required. The Roche TransCelerate-approved GCP course is online and free of charge.

To access the Investigator Manual, IRB Application, Submission Cover Memo, Informed Consent Checklist, Consent Waivers Request, Continuing Review & Closure Form, etc., click on the following links. Consult Kimberly Yates, Department for Research and Evidence-Based Practice Administrator, prior to beginning the research process at or 828.326.3251.

Investigator Manual IRB Application Submission Cover Memo

Informed Consent Checklist Informed Consent or Assent Waiver Request

Student Project Request Continuing Review & Study Closure Form