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.
Applications are accepted on continuous basis.
Please Note: IRB forms and additional information must be submitted electronically as signed PDF files to the IRB chair.
IRB Policies and Forms
- Application for Project Approval
- Application Procedures by Review Type
- General Consent Form Checklist
- Informed Consent Template
- IRB Policy and Procedures
- Non-Research Class Project Form
Contact Lori Steiner, IRB Chair
Sacred Heart 306
3100 McCormick Ave.
Wichita, KS 67213
Phone: 316-942-4291, ext. 2263