Submission Deadlines and Meeting Dates

Full Board Application Submission Deadlines For Calendar Year 2023

Requests for continuing review are due 60 days in advance to ensure the study approval does not lapse.

Applications that meet the exempt or expedited criteria may be submitted at any time (please see the list of exempt & expedited criteria here).

The deadlines listed below apply only to protocol actions that must be reviewed by the full committee.

What requires review by the full committee?

  • New applications for studies that are greater than minimal risk or that do not qualify for exempt or expedited review due to the risk level, population, or study design
  • Requests for continuing review of Full Board protocols
  • Amendments to Full Board protocols
  • Amendments to protocols that include an increased risk to the participants.
  • Reportable incidents

The Kauli IRB System is now live, learn more here:  Kuali IRB.

Please use Kuali to submit all applications for review.
Applications are due by 5:00 pm on the relevant submission deadline (dates below).

Biomedical meetings are typically scheduled on the 3rd Thursday of each month, and submission deadlines are two weeks prior.

MonthBiomedical IRB Meeting DatesSubmission Deadline (2 weeks prior to meeting)
December (2022)15thDecember 1st
January (2023)19th5th
December (2023)14thNovember 30th

Social/Behavioral meetings are typically scheduled on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, and submission deadlines are two weeks prior.

Month Social/Behavioral IRB Meeting Dates Submission Deadline (2 weeks prior to meeting)
September 12th August 29th
October 10th  September 26th
November 14th October 31st
December 12th November 28th
January  9th, 2024 December 26th

Following the meeting, an e-mail from Kuali regarding the IRB’s determination will be sent to the PI (and all personnel listed on the protocol) within 10 working days. A Researcher may not initiate human participant involvement (including recruitment and/or records access) until formal IRB approval has been received.