The Institutional Review Board is responsible for reviewing research involving human subjects and enforcing the requirement of informed consent to assure that the rights and welfare of subjects who participate in research conducted by WSU faculty, staff and students are protected and that the University is in compliance with federal requirements (Title 45 Code of Federal Regulations, Part 46).
The IRB meets on an as-needed basis over the summer. Please contact the IRB Administrator if you have a study that may require full committee review during this time. The IRB meets on the 4th Monday of the month August - May. Please submit all documents to the IRB inbox at least 2 weeks before the meeting to allow time for administrative review.
Fall 2016 IRB Meeting Deadlines:
There is no meeting currently scheduled for December. However, if you have a project that may need full committee review in December, please contact the IRB Administrator at IRB@wichita.edu.
Spring 2017 IRB Meeting Deadlines:
For more information or questions please call:
Office of Research