Upcoming IRB for Beginners Workshop

September 12, 2023

This online workshop scheduled for October 4 offers an overview of the IRB process and review procedures.

Interested in Serving on the IRB?

September 12, 2023

If you or someone you know may be interested in serving as an IRB member, please see our new webpage for additional information.

New HIPAA Guidance in Investigator Manual

September 12, 2023

The Investigator Manual has been updated to now include a comprehensive guide to HIPAA Processes & Documentation.

IRB Efficiency Project Two-Year Follow-up Survey

August 17, 2023

The IRB is conducting an IRB Efficiency Project two-year follow-up survey to hear from you.

Virtual Office Hours for Researchers

August 15, 2023

The IRB is hosting virtual office hours for researchers starting in early September.

July Toolkit Updates

August 15, 2023

The latest round of Toolkit revisions recently went live, including updates to the Investigator Manual, Reliance Manual, and various templates.

Institutional Statement on the Use of Generative AI

August 15, 2023

The UW-Madison Chief Information Security Officer has issued a statement on requirements and considerations for any UW personnel using generative AI.

MyChart Recruitment

July 26, 2023

Studies using OnCore and with a study record in HealthLink may be eligible to recruit subjects through MyChart.


July 26, 2023

Funding information entered in ARROW is integrated into and updated in RAMP.

Records Retention Updates

June 13, 2023

The IRB will begin the process of permanently deleting applications that have reached the scheduled record retention period of 7 years after study closure.