5. Seek Protocol Approvals from Research Compliance
You must submit an application for a research protocol to the correct committee. Be sure to check your sponsor’s guidelines to see if this can be done after your submit or if it must be completed prior to submission to the sponsor. Each committee has set dates and guidelines for submitting and reviewing the protocols.
- Institutional Review Board (IRB)
- Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)
- Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)