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Next IRB meeting: March 20, 2019 

Submission deadline for ALL reviews: March 1, 2019

As of January 21, 2019, the eIRB system is no longer available. IRBNet is anticipated to go live at the end of Feburary 2019. Please continue to check this space for updates on IRBNet's status and contact us with any questions.


The Revised Common Rule is effective on January 21, 2019!

Review our Revised Common Rule page for more information.

Breaking News!  IRBNet is Coming to KPNW

11/30/2018 – The National Compliance in Research Support Program (N-CRSP) at KFRI is leading a project to transition all eight regions to the IRBNet electronic platform with the hope of encouraging greater consistency and more effective collaboration across regional IRBs.  KPNW will adopt IRBNet in Q1 2019.

Read the Official Announcement

Research Compliance Committee

  • CHR Research Compliance Committee (local/NW) meets the second Monday of the month.
  • Hawaii CHR representatives join the committee on a quarterly basis.

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Research Compliance Newsletter

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