IRB Protocol Training

Tue, Feb. 27, 2024 - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

via zoom

The IRB Protocol Training provides step-by-step guidance on how to develop a protocol for submission to the IRB. This training focuses on the content of a protocol. For training on how to navigate the CATS IRB system and a high level overview of the submission process, see the CATS IRB Submission training. This training is only appropriate for those conducting human subjects research.  

This training DOES NOT offer SARI credit. 


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