Introduction to Clinical Research: Part 4 – Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Institutional Review Board (IRB)


Learn more about the Belmont Report as the foundation for the Institutional Review Board, an overview of the levels of review, and the use of consent waivers for clinical research studies.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain the history that lead to the three principles of the Belmont Report
  2. Apply the principles of the Belmont Report in a series of example scenarios
  3. Describe the three levels of the Institutional Review Board and their importance
  4. Define the use and importance of consent waivers
Examine the reasons why there are protections for human participants in research studies and how... more
Explore the federal and international regulations that protect human participants in research... more
Take a guided overview of the FDA–Title 21 and HHS–Title 45 regulations that govern research... more
See how clinical trials of a research drug or medical device are conducted and managed.