An Introduction to Institutional Review Board March 28th, 2013
An institutional review board, also known as an IRB, is a body that goes over any research proposed on human subjects. Institutional review boards go over things such as research design, consent forms and the language used to explain the study to the subject to ensure that any psychological or physical stress upon the subject is minimized as much as possible and that the subject is adequately informed about the study.
Committee members on an IRB need to place themselves Read the rest of this entry »
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