Forms & Instructions

Applications to the IRB

All new applications to the IRB will now be submitted through the Click(TM) Research Compliance System - IRB. This includes:

  • Determination of Whether an Activity Involves Human Subject Research
  • 45 CFR 46.118 Designation or Equivalent
  • New Stuy (Exempt, Expedited, Full Board)
  • Request to Use an External IRB
  • Renewal Application (Expedited and Full Board)
  • Revision Application (Expedited and Full Board)
  • Closure (Expedited and Full Board)
  • Unanticipated Problems Involving Risks to Subjects or Others
  • Protocol Deviation or Violation Form
  • Humanitarian Use Device Application: Determination of Whether MSU IRB Review is Needed

Supporting Documents Submitted with IRB Applications

Please see the particular document for any a description, submission instructions, and related documents and HRPP Manual sections.

Consent Templates

Consent templates have been developed to assist in developing a consent form.


Clinical Research Billing Compliance (CRBC)


Instructions have been developed to assist in the IRB application process.

Reference Documents

Reference documents have been developed to provide quick access to IRB requirements.

Site Visit Documents

Documents used by Human Research Liaisons during site visits.