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Electronic submissions must be sent to

An investigator proposing to initiate a research project involving the use of human participants or seeking to continue a research project must submit Form 20AD085E, DHSIRB Application and Instructions, to DHSIRB for review and approval.

An application must include both Form 20AD085E and the research description or a brief report on the status of the project.   DHSIRB application documentsare are listed below.

Depending on the specific details of the proposed research, supplemental forms and approvals may be required. All supporting materials must be attached to the application. Common supporting materials include:  the interview or survey instrument, verbal scripts, recruitment fliers, and translations. 

20AD085E Application and Instructions
20AD084E Information for DHSIRB Applicant

Last Modified on May 10, 2022
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