UW Research

Topic-Based Guidance

Below you will find a topic-based table of contents for HSD’s policies, procedures, and guidance.

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Types of IRB Review

  • Step-by-step instructions for deciding whether you need review
  • Resources for deciding whether your project is research with human subjects, exempt, or if you need expedited or full board review

UW IRB as the Single IRB

Guidance about when UW can review on behalf of non-UW institutions, organizations and individuals

Studies Reviewed by a Non-UW IRB

Protected and Vulnerable Populations


Guidance about conducting clinical trials at the UW

Post Approval Verification and Education (PAVE) Monitoring Program

Topics described elsewhere on the HSD website