Welcome to the Human Subjects Research (IRB) website
Please visit our website periodically as updates will be made on an ongoing basis.
Forms and policies updated related to Revised Common Rule. NEW Investigator Manual --(Click here).
UTEP IRB WORKSHOP
The UTEP HROC Office will be hosting hour-long workshops to help researchers submit an IRB research application, tools available, and answer any IRB questions you have. This event offers the chance for students, faculty, and staff to become more familiar with the UTEP IRB office and staff.
Sign up for IRB workshops: https://campusedge.utep.edu/event/4539-human-subject-research-overview-and-updates
UTEP Human Subjects Protection Office Information
General Overview and pertinent information regarding the University IRB Office. Our office invites you to contact us with any questions or concerns about human subject research.Learn More
All UTEP researchers (faculty, staff, and students) and outside collaborators who will be conducting human subjects' research (intervention and/or interaction) must complete human subject research ethics training in order to conduct research with human participants.Learn More
Research K-12 Schools
Research conducted in the public school and/or private schools must receive approval from both the UTEP IRB and the School District Administration within which the investigator plans to conduct the study.Learn More
Revisions to the Common Rule
The revised Common Rule became effective on January 21. Regulation changes and expansion to the current Exempt Categories.