We conduct ethics reviews for research that includes human participants. We strive
to protect the rights and welfare of human research participants by ensuring compliance
with state and federal laws, as well as the high ethical standards set forth in University
Dr. Ann Johnson, IRB Director, will be teaching a Lifelong Learning course during the summer centered around creating garments that express your values. She hopes to infuse her knowledge of research ethics into the discussion and raise awareness about the IRB while also sharing her knowledge of sewing.
The University of Utah IRB will be enforcing our Single IRB Review fees policy in a new way beginning April 1, 2024. We ask that you help to share this with researchers in your department/division as we prepare to make this change in practice. For studies that cannot pay the expected Single IRB Review fees throughout the course of the study, the IRB will bill the study’s department for these fees.