The Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institutional Review Board (HPHC IRB) is responsible for the protection of human subjects from unacceptable risks of research. The HPHC IRB has authority over all research projects conducted by HPHC/I.
A Sponsored Programs Application must be submitted for any research project to be conducted at HPHC/I, whether or not funding is involved. IRB review is one component of the Sponsored Programs approval process. IRB staff will indicate to the investigator the IRB meeting at which their proposal will be reviewed. The current IRB meeting dates and submission deadlines are:
2018 IRB Meeting Dates
Submission of Initial Applications and Continuing Reviews:
Submission of Amendments:
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*Note: Submissions received on the deadline date must be complete and review ready to be placed on the Agenda for review at desired board meeting.
IRB forms and guidance are available in IRBNet. Please check regularly for updates or changes.
Contact the Senior Compliance Manger, IRB, Paula Tebeau, at 617-867-4587 if you have any questions about your submission.