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External IRBs

ASU has an affiliation with the Western Institutional Review Board (WIRB). Under the affiliation agreement, investigators conducting Industry Sponsored, Multi-site, Clinical Investigations or Clinical Trials may submit their projects for review by WIRB.There is also a fee for studies that are submitted to WIRB.

Projects eligible for submission to WIRB must meet any of the following criteria: clinical trials, industry sponsored, multi-site.

Projects submitted to WIRB will first receive a local context review by submission to the ASU IRB. This review allows the ASU IRB to evaluate the project with regard to compliance with state and local laws as well as ASU IRB Policies and Procedures.  Researchers must submit a local context review as well as related materials.

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