Human Subjects

Welcome to Human Subjects Research and IRB.

Learn more about the IRB and the administration of research ethics at The University of Texas at Austin.

Learn more about what constitutes human subjects research.

Find current policies, procedures, standards and regulations about human subjects research.

Find the contact for IRB Program Coordinators

Tools for submitting a new IRB application, amendment, continuing review, or problem report.

Information on currently scheduled IRB Meetings and submission deadlines.

Find required templates and other useful forms for submitting to the IRB.

Training requirements for conducting human subjects research.

Instructions for submitting studies in IRBaccess.

Instructions for the IRB application process.

Information on the current Departmental Review Committees or Chairs (DRC).

Human subjects research information for University faculty.

Human subjects research information for University students.

Find information on a number of areas involving human subjects research.

Understand your rights as a research participant and the obligations of researchers.

Information on the current roster of IRB members.

Find reviewer checklists and guides for current IRB members.

Find the latest IRB news and updates.

Frequently asked questions on human subjects research.