IRB Meeting Schedule

The WMed Institutional Review Board meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:30 a.m. Full Board proposals submitted 3 weeks prior to the scheduled meeting are assigned an IRB primary reviewer. Researchers and primary reviewers work together to prepare the proposal for the meeting agenda. Research proposals submitted after the three-week deadline will be reviewed the following month.

Submission Date Meeting Date
December 11, 2018 January 3, 2019
January 15, 2019 February 7, 2019
February 12, 2019 March 7, 2019
March 12, 2019 April 4, 2019
April 9, 2019 May 2, 2019
May 14, 2019 June 6, 2019
June 18, 2019 July 11, 2019
July 16, 2019 August 1, 2019
August 13, 2019 September 5, 2019
September 10, 2019 October 3, 2019
October 15, 2019 November 7, 2019
November 12, 2019 December 5, 2019


Timelines for Review

  • 7 Business Days
    • Quality improvement studies
    • Not human subjects research
    • Exempt studies
  • 14 Business Days
    • Expedited reviews
  • 1 month
    • Convened board meets once monthly