The committee assures the senior vice president for the Office of Knowledge Enterprise Development (OKED) adequate protection of human subjects’ rights and welfare in accordance with federal guidelines by reviewing all research projects involving human subjects prior to the initiation of data collection and by monitoring as required. The committee is appointed by and responsible to the director of the Office of Research Integrity and Assurance, who serves as the institutional official.
Social Behavioral IRB
Leona Aiken, Psychology
Michael Belyea, Nursing & Health Innovation
Patricia Dustman, Southwest Interdisciplinary Research