About the Health Sciences IRBs
Commonly requested Health Sciences IRBs Information
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is committed to protecting the rights and welfare of individuals participating as subjects in its research. The Health Sciences Institutional Review Boards Office is home to two of the three IRBs on campus: the Health Sciences IRB (HS-IRB) and the Minimal Risk IRB (MR-IRB). The HS-IRB and MR-IRB review all human research protocols in accordance with federal regulations, state laws, and local and University policies. The IRBs are composed of members from various disciplines in the medical, social, and behavioral sciences as well as community members.
FWA & Registration Numbers
Federalwide Assurance: FWA00005399
IRB Registration #:
- IRB00000366 (Health Sciences)
- IRB00003739 (Minimal Risk)