Graduate Studies

Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Welcome to Texas A&M University-San Antonio’s Institutional Review Board page!

If this is your first time visiting this page, then you can find out where to go from here by reading the paragraphs below.
Please note the important deadlines for Full Board Review, research proposal submissions to IRB Chair below.

The IRB SUBMISSION PROCESS provides you with a step-by-step guide to the IRB Proposal submission and review process.

The FORMS tab to the right will provide you with all of the forms you will need to submit a successful application for research on human subjects. These include the Human Subjects Application form itself, as well as examples of the Consent Form you will need to provide to each of your human subjects.

The FAQ tab to the right will provide you with any information you might want regarding what the IRB is and what it does.

The IRB MANUAL tab to the right will provide you with information pertinent to your proposal and the MEMBERSHIP ROSTER tab will provide you with contacts should you have any questions while writing your proposal.

TheGRANTS tab to the right will provide you with any help you might need with writing grants, including grant-writing fundamentals and a listing of grants that are available to you.

Finally, if the IRB Proposal you submit requires a Full Board Review, the IRB Scheduled Meeting Dates can be found on the tab to the right or below.

Institutional Review Board (IRB) - Full Board Review DEADLINE

As a general rule, meetings will be held on the 3rd Friday of every month
@ 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m

Deadline for FULL BOARD REVIEW 
Research Proposal Submission
to IRB Chair is due by date shown below:

IRB  Meetings @ 11:30 a.m.
are scheduled for the following dates:

August 10, 2016 August 19, 2016
September 7, 2016
September 16, 2016
October 12, 2016
October 21, 2016
November 9, 2016
November 18, 2016
December 7, 2016
December 16, 2016
January 11, 2017
January 20, 2017
February 8, 2017
February 17, 2017
March 8, 2017
March 17, 2017
April 12, 2017
April 21, 2017
May 10, 2017
May 19, 2017
June 7, 2017
June 16, 2017
July 12, 2017
July 21, 2017
August 9, 2017
August  18, 2017