Get the resources, assistance, and answers you need to successfully navigate the IRB process for biomedical research.
Navigating the IRB
Learn about the IRB process. This section describes the logistics and requirements for each type of IRB submission. Review the instructions prior to creating your submission in HSERA.
Research with Penn Patients
This page is a central resource to guidance on conducting research with Penn patients. It includes guidance on HIPAA in research, the release of research information to the Electronic Medical Record, the sharing of data and specimens, and more.
Recruitment & Consent
This page is a central resource to guidance on participant recruitment, informed consent, participant facing materials, use of social media in research, and participant compensation.
Frequently Asked Questions
Get answers to the most common questions regarding IRB submissions.