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One of the most important activities you will do with the IRB-SBS is submitting a protocol. Correctly submitting a protocol will save time and hassle, so please take a moment to read through this section, particularly if you are new to the process. As always, if you have a question about your protocol, the submission process, and/or IRB requirements, please contact our office.

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Before You Submit a Protocol
>>Activities that require IRB review
>>Choosing the Right IRB: SBS vs. HSR
>>Responsibilities of the human subjects researcher and team
Submitting a Protocol
>>Protocol submission process
>>Multi-Phase/ Multi-Condition Studies
>>Protocol and informed consent tips 
Protocol Review Process
>>Protocol review categories
>>Expedited/ exempt review
>>Full Board review
>>Full Board meeting
>>Special issues for protocol review

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