Institutional Review Board

The Institutional Review Board (IRB), also known as the Human Subjects Review Committee, reviews all research that is done with human subjects by Newman University faculty, staff or students, or research that is done on Newman University faculty, staff, or students. The committee ensures proper protection of the rights and welfare of the individuals involved, with consideration of the methods used to gain informed consent and the justification of risks in terms of the potential benefits to be gained.

Please Note: IRB forms and additional information must be submitted by e-mail. Please save the form to your computer before completing it. Paper copies are not accepted. Submit completed IRB forms to

Fall, 2013 Meetings

Submissions deadline

October 9, 2013 one week prior (10/2/13)
November 13, 2013 one week prior (11/6/13)

Spring, 2014 Meetings

Submissions deadline

February 12, 2014 one week prior (2/5/14)
March 12, 2014 one week prior (3/5/14)
April 9, 2014 one week prior (4/2/14)


Contact Michael Bradley, IRB Chair
Heimerman Science Center 244
Newman University
3100 McCormick Ave.
Wichita, KS 67213
Phone: 316-942-4291, ext. 2114