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Human Subjects and Animal Use in Research

Research involving humans or animals is governed by policies of the Human Subjects in Research Committee and the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee. All proposals for research using human or animal subjects must be reviewed and approved by the applicable committee before the research begins. Graduate Students are encouraged to seek guidance from their graduate coordinator in completing the Human Subjects and Animal Use Applications. Please note the deadlines for Full Board applications and plan ahead, leaving enough time for revision and resubmission of your application prior to the proposed start date of your research.

*There is No Deadline for Human Subjects in Research applications in the Exempt and Expedited categories.  These applications are reviewed by the HSRC Chair on an on-going basis. Expect a two week turnaround time on these applications.

Questions and requests for assistance should be directed to the Office of Graduate Studies, Rosemary White, at or John Mahoney, Ph.D. Chair, HSRC & IACUC at  Submit completed applications to Rosemary White in the Office of Graduate Studies, Student Services Center room 460.

Complete information, application and forms, Full Board application deadline information and instructions are available at:

Human Subjects and Animal Use and Care Forms

Full Board Application Deadline and Meeting Dates for Fall 2016/Spring 2017:

Applications Due By:

Meeting Date:

September 2, 2016

September 16, 2016

October 7, 2016

October 21, 2016

November 4, 2016

November 18, 2016

February 3, 2017

February 17, 2017

March 3, 2017

March 24, 2017

April 7, 2017

April 21, 2017