Welcome to the Human Subjects Research (IRB) website
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.