NOTE: MHS IRB meeting days for 2016 have changed. Beginning January 2016, the IRB Meeting will be held ON THE FIRST WEDNESDAY OF THE MONTH. This change has affected all the other related deadlines. Please review the 2016 IRB Meeting schedule and plan accordingly.
ADDITIONALLY, the MHS IRB Office will remain closed November 23rd through November 27th, 2015. Normal business will resume November 30th, 2015.
Download the attachment below for a table that shows the IRB meeting dates for 2015.pdf OR IRB meeting dates for 2016.pdf, including the deadlines for submitting new protocols and for other submissions (continuing review, adverse events, etc).
There is also an attachment explaining the reason behind the deadlines, and giving suggestions for when you should get your submissions in BEFORE the deadlines. PLEASE REVIEW THIS CAREFULLY!
Note that these dates and deadlines DO NOT APPLY to expedited review, exempt review, and protocols that will be sent to an external or central IRB. These submissions are processed as they come in.