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Zipline: The online IRB system

Contact hsdinfo@uw.edu if you experience accessibility issues with our webpages, forms or Zipline system because of visual impairment or mobility challenges.
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No More Confidentiality Agreements

Effective July 28, 2019, Confidentiality Agreements will no longer be required for accessing UW or UW Medicine records without research participant consent.

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Research with Seattle Children’s

UW has revised its longstanding cooperative agreement with Seattle Children’s. See HSD’s webpage for new resources and instructions.

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Return of Results to Participants

A collaboration with campus has changed how the IRB evaluates this issue. See the new GUIDANCE: Return of Results.

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Single IRB: What do you need to know?

A new NIH regulation went into effect on January 25, 2018: Single IRB. See our expanded pages on what PIs need to do to prepare

HSD Announcements

June 3, 2019
IRB / Zipline
April 1, 2019
IRB / Zipline
March 4, 2019
Human Subjects
February 4, 2019
Human Subjects
January 16, 2019
Human Subjects
January 9, 2019
Human Subjects

HSD Mission

We provide expert, efficient, and innovative support for fulfilling UW responsibilities associated with human subjects research.