Institutional Review Board for Health Sciences Research (IRB-HSR)

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Office Contact Information

PHONE: 434.924.2620
FAX: 434.924-2932 If faxing PLEASE submit with a Routing Form


Staff Directory

Email Contacts:
Pre-Review-Expedited Protocols:
Pre-Review-Full Board Protocols:
Single IRB Submissions:
Condition Submissions- New Expedited Protocols:
Conditions Submissions- New Full Board Protocols:
Advertisements Submissions:
Administrative Changes:
Receipt Acknowledgments with Document Submission Form:
General Office Email:

For individual staff email addresses see Staff Directory

The Federal Wide Assurance (FWA) number is 00006183. For additional information see FWA Information.

Messenger or U.S. Mail:
UVA Institutional Review Board for Health Sciences Research
P.O. Box 800483
Charlottesville , VA 22908

Physical Address:
One Morton Drive
Suite 400, Box 5
Charlottesville , VA 22903

There are three ways to get protocols and mail to the IRB-HSR. They include:

Courier Service - The courier service used by the IRB-HSR is a private company.
On Monday-Friday, the courier picks up from the IRB-HSR office any outgoing mail at 11:30.
After 12:00, the courier delivers this mail to the IRB Drop Boxes located at Davis 5, room 5293.
The courier picks up items from this dropbox , and delivers them to the IRB-HSR between 12:30 and 1:00.

UVA Messenger Mail - UVA Messenger Mail can also be used to send things to the IRB-HSR. The mailing address is PO Box 800483. Messenger mail is dropped off at the IRB-HSR office at approximately 2:00PM.

Drop Off - Protocols and other items may also be brought to the IRB-HSR office, located at One Morton Drive, Suite 400 (Off of Emmet St/29 North, next to Bodos.) The office is staffed from 8:00AM-4:30PM.