Regulatory Compliance
Human Research Protections (HRP)


HRP is responsible for managing the University's human research protections program. The HRP staff provides administrative support to UCI's four Institutional Review Boards (IRB). Research involving human subjects must undergo review by the IRB. The IRB is charged with the responsibility of reviewing human subjects research and ensuring compliance with federal regulations, state laws, and UC/UCI policies. The primary role of the IRB is to protect the safety and welfare of human subjects. Read more...

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IRB Meetings & Deadlines 

Full Committee Calendar

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Modules and Tools

Non-Human Subjects Research Determination Module

Non-Human Subjects Research (NHSR) form

Exempt Self
Determination Tool

Exempt Self Determination Tool

IRB Application

IRB Application - HPS Module

More Tools and Resources

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Registration #s:

Individual IRB #'s:
IRB A: 00000393
IRB B: 00000394
IRB C: 00000395
IRB E: 00008624
IRB WB: 00011147

CARE-Q Certification Seal

SMART IRB Participating Institution Badge