Investigator Manual

To supplement the Toolkit documents, the Investigator Manual is designed to guide you through policies and procedures related to the conduct of Human Research that are specific to this institution.  The manual is comprehensive and covers everything from who can serve as PI and the IRB review process, to investigator responsibilities post-approval. 

Reliance Manual

The Reliance Manual is designed to guide you through the policies and processes related to single IRB review, collaborative research, and institutional requirements. The manual includes step-by-step descriptions of the most common reliance agreement processes. The manual also provides comprehensive guidance on ceding IRB review as well as UW-Madison serving as the reviewing IRB for external sites and individuals.


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