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Institutional Review Board (IRB): Research with Adults

IRB Documents Checklist

Not sure which supplemental documents you need for your IRB application? Use our new IRB Documents Checklist!

Contact the IRB

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CITI Program

Research with Adults

If you are doing human subjects research with adults (people who are age 18+), you will prepare the following materials for your IRB application:

  1. CITI Certificate
  2. Eligibility Criteria
  3. Recruitment Materials
  4. Consent Letter
  5. Readability Reports for your recruitment materials and consent letter
  6. Data collection instruments. If your study will have an online survey or questionnaire, please see our additional requirements and resources for setting up online surveys or questionnaires.