UW Research
Policies, Procedures and Guidance

GUIDANCE Authority and Responsibilities of HSD and UW IRB


This document describes the regulatory and policy sources of the authority and responsibilities of the University of Washington (UW) Human Subjects Division (HSD) and its Institutional Review Boards (IRBs).

Change Notes

Remove reference to retired worksheet – 07.27.2023
Add definition of “federally supported” – 12.28.2021