Electronic IRB Submission Coming in October

TAMPA, Fla. (Sept. 25, 2009) -- After months of development and testing, the USF Division of Research Integrity and Compliance is rolling out eIRB, a web-based submission system designed to streamline USF IRB review of human research.


The rollout will proceed as such:


October 1, 2009 - eIRB will be open to all users for submission of new IRB applications


January 1, 2010 - eIRB will be mandatory for all new IRB applications


Spring 2010 – We will begin transition of paper applications to eIRB


To learn more, please review these resources:


Introduction to eIRB Presentation


eIRB User Manual for researchers & study teams


eIRB Sandbox play in this demo site
User Name: pi     Password: 1234


Register for eIRB training


You can also contact the eIRB Help Desk at 813-974-2880, or visit the IRB Web site.


To schedule on-site training, email John Arnaldi, or call 813-974-7363.