» IRB Policies

The Chapman University Institutional Review Board (IRB) operates under policies and procedures mandated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Office for Human Research Protections. These policies are available for review at www.hhs.gov/ohrp/. The following documents are meant to serve both as policy statements for the Chapman University IRB and as guidelines for investigators involving human subjects in their research.

***The IRB is currently in the process of updating its policies and guidelines. See below for new policies and check back frequently for new updates.*** 

NEW IRB Policies