Instructions for Using the UnityPoint Health - Meriter & UW IRB Partnership

Version date: May 2018

  1. Identify which IRB can serve as IRB of record for your study.

    See table for an overview of which IRB will review and maintain oversight of a research project. Decisions will be made on a case-by-case basis and both institutions reserve the right to retain IRB review of a project.
  2. To rely on UnityPoint Health-Meriter IRB, submit a request to cede IRB review. Once the request has been approved at UW, submit an IRB application to UnityPoint Health-Meriter IRB.
  3. To rely on UW HS IRBs, complete a study application in ARROW and request UW to serve.

    NOTE: Contact UnityPoint Health-Meriter IRB for additional institutional requirements for relying on UW.
  4. The study team is responsible for following the directives and policies of the IRB of record as well as those of the relying institution during the conduct of the study.

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Keywords:IRB of record, deferral request   Doc ID:17735
Owner:Monica E.Group:Health Sciences IRBs
Created:2011-03-29 18:00 CSTUpdated:2018-05-31 13:02 CST
Sites:Health Sciences IRBs
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