Guidance on Institutional Exemption Categories under Campus Policy
Version Date: February 2018 Starting February 19, 2018, the UW-Madison implemented additional institutional categories of exempt human subjects research for studies that:
- do NOT fall under FDA regulations,
- do NOT fall under Veterans Affairs (VA) purview, and
- are NOT and will NOT be federally supported.
NOTE: The above materials are guidance documents for study teams and do not guarantee that a project will be reviewed as exempt. Additional information about projects that do not constitute human subjects research is available at Guidance on Research vs. Quality Improvement and Program Evaluation, Guidance on Exemption: Not Human Subjects Research, and Engagement in Human Participants Research at UW–Madison