Office of Research Administration

Institutional Review Board



  1. Select SUNY Downstate Medical Center Policies:
  2. Select SUNY RF Policies:
  3. Select NYC H+H, Kings County Policies:
  5. NCI Central IRB


IRB Updates:

  1. May 2018
  2. January 2018
  3. October 2017
  4. May 2017
  5. December 2016

Investigator Guidance:

  1. Acronyms and Definitions
  2. Ancillary Reviews
  3. Applicable Clinical Trial (ACT) Checklist
  4. Belmont Report
  5. Data Security
  6. FDA Guidance
  7. Fees for Industry Sponsored Studies
  8. Genome-Wide Association Studies (GWAS- NIH)
  9. GWAS FAQs (NIH)
  10. ICH GCP (E6-R2) 2016
  11. IRBNet (IRB Application and Reporting System)
  12. Lay-Person Summary
  13. Local Research Context for External IRB (Updated 7.17.2018)
  14. Material Transfer Agreements
  15. Military Health System Research Regulatory Oversight Office
  16. Obtaining Legally Effective Informed Consent and HIPAA Research Authorization
  17. Office for Human Research Guidance (Alphabetical List)
  18. Qualtrics Tip Sheet
  19. Recruitment, Referral, Screening, Advertising, and Incentives
  20. REDCap: Research Data Capture and Analysis System
  21. Responsibilities
  22. Reportable Events
  23. Submission Requirements For IRB Review
  24. Students, Residents, Fellows, Volunteers, or Employees as Research Participants
  25. Training and Conflict of Interest Disclosure
  26. Veterans Affairs Office of Research and Development
  27. Applicable Clinical Trial (ACT) Checklist

IRB Member Reviewer Guidance:

  1. 45 CFR 46
  2. Expedited Review Categories
  3. Guidance for IRB Members: Full or Expedited Review (Updated 6.25.2018)
  4. IRB Checklist for Full or Expedited Review (Updated 6.25.2018)
  5. IRB Member Roles and Goals
  6. IRB Member Training Energizer for IRBNet

IRB Office Guidance:

  1. IRB Records and Destruction
  2. Records Management Certificate of Destruction

  3. Records Management Certificate of Destruction – Supplement Form A

Educational Presentations:

For educational presentation materials, please click on "Training" Tab on the IRB Menu.

Compliance Documents:

  1. Statement of Compliance
  2. Federal Wide Assurance