Chapter 8 - General Procedures for All IRB Submissions

Investigators involved in the conduct of human subject research that falls under the authority of the HRPO will be provided with instructions and guidelines for the submission of research studies and informed consent documents for IRB review and approval.  Specific instructions are found on the OSIRIS webpage ( http://www.hrpo.pitt.edu/OSIRIS) as well as in help text located throughout the OSIRIS system.  The following are general procedures for the IRB in processing all IRB submissions.