print header

Research Using Human Subjects: the Institutional Review Board

The IRB is responsible for implementing policies and procedures that protect the rights and welfare of human subjects utilized in any university affiliated research project. Before you can begin to collect data, an application must be filed with and approved by the IRB using BP Logix eForms.

The following is an online guide designed to familiarize readers with the IRB and its policies and application process.

Policies and Procedures for Protection of Human Subjects in Research

How to Submit to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) - Includes eForm Instructions.

eForms (BP Logix)

The current IRB Committee Chair is Michael Axelrod,, 715-836-2373 Please contact him with any questions relating to the IRB. 

Institutional Review Board Committee Meeting

For the 2015-2016 academic year, the IRB committee is tentatively scheduled to meet from 3:30-4:30 pm on the following dates:

September 18, 2015
October 16, 2015

November 20, 2015
December 18, 2015
January 15, 2016
February 19, 2016
March 11, 2016
April 15, 2016
May 20, 2016

Please note that meetings will be held only as needed.