Reliance on IRB that is not UC or CCHMC
Reliance on External IRB
All applicable study documents for external IRB submissions must be submitted through the electronic Protocol Administration System (ePAS).
Reliance on Commercial IRB (WIRB-Copernicus Group, SAIRB, QUORUM)
Reliance on Non-Commercial IRB
The Cincinnati VA Medical Center does not accept commercial IRB review. Projects to be conducted at the VA must continue to be submitted and reviewed by the UC IRB. This includes projects which propose the use of VA facilities, equipment, or patients.
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