Training & Education
Health Sciences IRBs for Beginners Workshops
The Health Sciences IRBs for Beginners Workshop provides training on the HS IRB's processes, regulatory approval process, resources, and ARROW online application system. The two-hour workshop is held several times each year in the HSLC computer lab (room 2121), and is meant for individuals new to the UW IRB process or for those looking for help on how to effectively submit an IRB application. The workshop consists of two sections meant to provide the regulatory framework and technical skills to submit an application. Upcoming dates and registration links, when available, can be found below.
- Thursday, August 10th: 2-4 PM - Click here to register
Health Sciences IRBs: Introduction to New Consent Form Templates WorkshopThe Health Sciences IRBs Office is excited to announce that newly developed Informed Consent Templates and Additional Model Language are now available on our updated Informed Consent Knowledge Base (KB) page. The HS IRBs Office will be holding workshops to provide an overview of the new materials, including when and how researchers submitting to the HS IRBs can use the documents. The workshops dates are:
- Tuesday, July 18 – 10-11 AM – Click here to register
- Thursday, July 27 – 3-4 PM – Click here to register
UW-Madison Online Training for Researchers
The UW-Madison requires Human Subjects Protection training for UW personnel engaged in human subjects research and HIPAA Privacy Rule training for those who are within the Health Care Component of the university of part of the Affiliated Covered Entity UW-Madison and UW Health). Below is information about how to access the required training:
- Training Offered Through CITI
- Complete the Human Subjects Protection training by following the instructions on this page.
- If applicable, complete the Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training by following the instructions on this page.
- Additional Information:
- Review and print training certificates by searching the Research Certification Course Completion Database (requires UW-Madison NetID).
- If you have completed CITI training without using your current UW Madison NetID or completed training at another institution, please visit this page for information on how to have that training linked with your NetID account.
- Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule Training
- Basics of Conducting Clinical Research at UW Health
WIRB Training Information
- The WIRB Gateway Team requires training for all new WIRB users. Information about WIRB training sessions and how to contact the WIRB Gateway Team can be found here.
New to Research?
- Information for New Investigators
- Summary of Investigator Responsibilities
- Principal Investigator Status for UW-Madison Studies Involving Human Participants
- Outside Activities Reports/Conflict of Interest Committee
- To arrange a free consultation with an IRB staff reviewer, please complete the Consultation & Group Presentation Request. Although not part of the official review and pre-review process, consultations are a convenient way to obtain expert assistance and advice regarding the IRB submission and review. Researchers new to the IRB submission process may particularly benefit from the consultations service.
- Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) Education and Training Programs