BU researchers are responsible for the ethical conduct of research with human subjects.?An institutional review board (IRB) is the committee that reviews, monitors, and approves human subject research. The purpose of the IRB is to protect the rights and welfare of human subjects and to assure clinical research is conducted according to federal regulations, state law, and IRB policies.


FOR BUMC RESEARCHERS
    BUMC IRB Website

      FOR BU CRC RESEARCHERS

      Initial Submissions

      Continuing Review & Annual Check-ins

      Amendments & Modifications

      Reporting Incidents

      Reliance Agreements for Multisite Studies

      Supplemental Forms

      Quality Improvement & Post Approval Resources