It is the mission of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) to protect the rights and welfare of human research participants.

News & Announcements

  • ERICA Updates

    Effective Sunday, October 26, 2015, the ERICA system has been updated.

  • Updated Guidance for Genetic Research

    The IRB has updated the guidance on Genetic Research to add information on the topic of disclosure of incidental findings.

  • University of Utah HRPP Receives Reaccreditation from AAHRPP

    We are pleased to announce that the University of Utah Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) was awarded full reaccreditation by AAHRPP.

  • ERICA Updates

    Effective Sunday, May 24, 2015, the ERICA system has been updated.

  • IRB Updates

    The IRB will no longer require that the FDA Form 1572 be provided with submissions for investigational drug studies and the IRB will no longer consider new risks reported in updated IBs as possible unanticipated problems according to the IRB’s reporting policy.

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