06/29/2016 - UofL Human Subjects Protection Program earns reaccreditation. Participants in clinical trials are assured of professionalism, ethical standards: news release
04/11/2016 - Starting immediately, IRIS training updates and sponsor updates will need to be submitted using the JIRA ticket system. For more information please visit the following website https://iris.support.louisville.edu/confluence
07-09-2015 - Starting immediately, please use the term “prepaid card” rather than “gift card” when discussing participant compensation in the informed consent document. This request is from the accounting department to comply with regulations.
For active studies, please change this wording in your consent at continuation review. The IRB analyst will also watch for this and will send your study back to request this change. The Informed Consent instructions template language will be updated to reflect this change.
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Biomedical IRB meets for full board meetings on the first, third and fourth Thursday of every month. Social/Behavioral/Educational IRB is scheduled to meet on the first Wednesday of each month.