Your browser is unsupported

We recommend using the latest version of IE11, Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari.

Research Approval Process

Biologic Resource Committee (BRC) – Animal Research Heading link

Institutional Review Board (IRB) – Human Subject Research Heading link

Human Subject Research is federally regulated to insure protection for all human subjects. The Institutional Review Board (IRB #00000616) of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford has a separate Federalwide Assurance (FWA #00005607), from U. S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), and reviews all human subjects’ protocols conducted on or by faculty and students associated with the UI COMR.