Skip to main content
Switch to text-only version
Get accessibility information and assistance

Research Review Categories


As a part of the application process, individuals designate which type of review they anticipate will be needed, (Exempt, Expedited, or Full Board). ALL Review categories require IRB approval.


Only an IRB member can determine actual review necessary. Researchers are encouraged to contact the IRB prior to submitting an application if they are unsure of their review level.

Review Times are estimates based upon the following factors:

Please remember no data can be collected until the study receives IRB approval.




IRB Home | Do I Need to File? | NIH Training | Level of Review | IRB Application | Consent or Assent Documents | FAQs
Contact

Institutional Review Board (503)838-9200 | or e-mail: irb@wou.edu