Wayne State University

IRB Meetings and Deadlines

ONLY submissions that require Full Board review are required to meet a deadline in order to be added to the agenda for a specific committee meeting each month. Research that qualifies for Exempt or Expedited review have no deadline.


2019 IRB Meeting Dates and Deadlines now  available 


NOTE: Full Board Initial Submissions submitted to MP4

will be redirected to M1 for Adult Studies and MP2 for Pediatric Studies

All submissions for IRB review must be delivered by mail or dropped off in person.**

Submissions can be dropped off each weekday, 8:30 am – Noon, and 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm.
The office is closed Noon – 1:00 pm for lunch, and on weekends.

** NOTE: As of December 1, 2018 New/Initial Full Board Submissions for M1, B3, and PH1 are submitted via eProtocol 


  • Amendments and Conntinuations not using pre-eProtocol please refer to the instructions provided on the amendment and continuation forms.

IRB Submission Instructions and Checklist (PDF) for Traditional Paper Format

For eProtocol submission guidance please visit the IRB's Education webpage



2018 IRB meeting dates and deadline dates

Download a copy of the 2018 IRB Meetings and Deadlines (.doc)