UW Research

Policies, Procedures and Guidance

SOP IRB Review


This document describes the review procedures followed by the University of Washington (UW) Institutional Review Boards (IRB) and Human Subjects Division (HSD) for conducting IRB review.

Change Notes

Significant revision to condense information from several, now retired, documents into a single SOP on IRB Review – 6.26.2020
Added language for the revised Common Rule – 12.28.2018
Updated links – 09.06.2017