Institutional Review Board Procedures and Implications.
The purpose of the IRB is to guarantee that
All studies, regardless of the nature of the review, must be reviewed by IRB representatives prior to the beginning of research-related activities (e.g., asking friends and colleagues to participate constitutes a research activity).
NSU IRB New Submission Form (requires student and committee chair signatures)
Research Protocol (in detail)
Administration Letter (from site where study will take place)
Informed Consent/Assent forms (number of required consent forms may vary with each study)
Informed Consent Form Checklist (one per consent form)
Recruitment materials (e.g., flyers, brochures)