Office of Research Compliance

IRB Forms 

Please read the announcement for the NEW electronic IRB system here.

To submit a new protocol for review:

Submit a new protocol using the electronic LEO IRB system.

https://leo.research.ohio.edu/secure/leo/IRB/home.leo

Consent Form Templates

Adult Consent Form with Signature

Adult Consent Form without Signature

Parental Consent Form

Online Consent Form

To submit a change to an approved protocol:

During the transition to the electronic IRB system, investigators that received approval for a new IRB protocol or a periodic review (renewal) from August 24 through December 31, 2015 (or had a new protocol or periodic review pending IRB approval as of December 31, 2015), that need to make a modification (amendment) for the specific protocol (that was approved or is pending from August 24 through December 31, 2015), have the option of filing using the electronic system (provide all of the required study information in the electronic system) or submitting a hard copy modification or deviation / event report.  This transition period is in effect through April 30, 2016. 

Submit an Amendment using the electronic LEO IRB system.

https://leo.research.ohio.edu/secure/leo/IRB/home.leo

If you qualify for a hard copy submission, request the Amendment Form from the Office of Research Compliance at compliance@ohio.edu or 740-593-0664.

To renew a study:

Submit a Periodic Review using the electronic LEO IRB system.

https://leo.research.ohio.edu/secure/leo/IRB/home.leo

 

To report an event to the IRB:

For guidance on reporting unanticipated problems involving risks to subjects or others and adverse events, please consult with the Office of Research Compliance, 593-0664, or refer to the guidance from OHRP on this website:

http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/policy/advevntguid.html

During the transition to the electronic IRB system, investigators that received approval for a new IRB protocol or a periodic review (renewal) from August 24 through December 31, 2015 (or had a new protocol or periodic review pending IRB approval as of December 31, 2015), that need to submit a deviation / event report for the specific protocol (that was approved or is pending from August 24 through December 31, 2015), have the option of filing using the electronic system (provide all of the required study information in the electronic system) or submitting a hard copy deviation / event report.  This transition period is in effect through April 30, 2016.

Submit an Event Report or Deviation Report using the electronic LEO IRB system.

https://leo.research.ohio.edu/secure/leo/IRB/home.leo

If you qualify for a hard copy submission, request the Event Report Form from the Office of Research Compliance at compliance@ohio.edu or 740-593-0664.