Human Subjects - What Form Should I Use and What Should I Submit With the Form?
Is My Activity Human Subjects Research?
The DHHS definition of research is "a systematic investigation. . . designed to develop or contribute to generalizable knowledge." To help in your analysis, you are welcome to use the WORKSHEET: human research determination.
You are also welcome to submit a synopsis of the proposed activity to:
The IRB will provide a written determination.
What Form Should I Use and What Should I Submit With the Form?
|Applications||When Do I Use It?|
|Application for Human Research||Medical or social and behavioral research. See the Application's signature page for the required supplemental documents.|
|Classroom Project/Activity||If your medical or social and behavioral classroom project/activity is human subjects research. See the Classroom Project/Activity Application's signature page for the required supplemental documents.|
|Investigator Protocol Template for Medical Studies||If the Investigator's Department is on the Health Sciences Campus|
|Investigator Protocol Template for Social and Behavioral Studies||If the Investigator's Department is on the main campus.|
|Consent Form Templates|
|Main Consent Form||If the study is medical or if the social and behavioral study is more than minimal risk.|
|Minimal Risk Social and Behavioral Consent Form||If the social and behavioral study is minimal risk.|