Getting Started - Research Application Forms
The IRB application process starts with your submission of the application form, consent forms, and other required forms and materials.
Click on the types of submissions listed below, please review to determine what is required so the LifeBridge Health Institutional Review Board can complete its review.
Please contact us if you need further assistance.
Expedited & Full Board Forms
Studies involving human research subjects may qualify for expedited review. The application documents for expedited and full board reviews are the same. However, studies that qualify for expedited review may be reviewed by the chairman or his designee rather than by the full IRB.
Learn more about expedited and full board forms
Exempt Submission Forms
Minimal risk research studies may qualify as exempt from full IRB review. To determine whether a study is exempt, please review the Exemption Screening Questions form.
Learn more about exempt submission forms
Humanitarian Use Device Submission Forms
A humanitarian use device (HUD) is a device that is intended to benefit patients by treating or diagnosing a disease or condition that affects fewer than 4,000 individuals per year in the United States.
Learn more about humanitarian use device submission Forms
NOTE: An ARB Application is required before starting the study. Please click below to determine what is required for the Administrative Review Board.
ARB Initial Submission Forms