Purpose of IRB

The purpose of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) at The College of Saint Scholastica (CSS) is to provide initial and continuing review of all research activity involving humpan participants.  The IRB's main aim is to ensure that the safety and rights of research participants is protected.  The CSS IRB is registered with the Office of Human Rights Protections and follows the guideliens for reviewing all research provided in the Federal Policy for the Protection of Human Subjects. (CFR 45 Part 46)

Rules for Exemption

Rules for Expedited Review

Rules for Full Review

For more Federal Guidelines, visit: www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/guidance/45cfr46.html