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 10, 2019 January 2, 2020
January 14, 2020 February 6, 2020
February 11. 2020 March 5, 2020
March 10, 2020 April 2, 2020
April 14, 2020 May 7, 2020
May 12, 2020 June 4, 2020
June 9, 2020 July 2, 2020
July 14, 2020 August 6, 2020
August 11, 2020 September 3, 2020
September 8, 2020 October 1, 2020
October 13, 2020 November 5, 2020
November 10, 2020 December 3, 2020


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