The Graduate School

Institutional Review Board (IRB) for the Protection of Human Research Participants

Before research begins, please take some time to familiarize yourself with the background, training, and policies & procedures necessary for conducting research with human subjects. A more complete list of requirements for researchers can be found on the website for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Human Research Ethics: Background & Training

Guidance on Conducting Research with Human Subjects & Review Procedures

Valdosta State University's Institutional Policies

IRB Applications and Forms

Valdosta State University's Institutional Review Board