Latest Toolkit Updates Now Live

February 11, 2022

The latest round of Toolkit revisions went live the week of January 24, 2022.

Coming soon: IRB for Beginners workshop

January 11, 2022

IRB for Beginners workshops relaunching in February.


January 11, 2022

Reminders to schedule a consultation with RELIANT before requesting the UW serve as the single IRB and that changes that need review for ceded studies are limited.

Non Protocol-Based Application Now Live

January 11, 2022

The non protocol-based application (nPBA) went live in ARROW on December 19th.

Upcoming Toolkit Updates

January 11, 2022

Updates to Toolkit documents coming later this month.

Updated Questions Coming to ARROW

December 15, 2021

Beginning December 18, all new nPBA applications and all existing PBA applications will show new questions about registering studies with

Reminder: Single IRB Consultation Requirement

December 15, 2021

Staring January 1st, study teams will be required to have a consultation with RELIANT when asking the UW to serve as the reviewing IRB for external sites.

Review Flexibility for Single-Patient Expanded Access Requests

December 15, 2021

With the December ARROW patch, applications for HUDs and Expanded Access Requests will be stand-alone application types in the application wizard.

Non-Protocol Based Application Coming Soon

December 14, 2021

The new ARROW application designed for minimal risk research without a standalone protocol will be available soon.

VA Research Website Updates

November 17, 2021

The Madison VA templates and other tools are now being housed by the Madison VA Research Service on IRBNet.