Welcome New Investigators, Students, & Employees!!
The mission of the University of Massachusetts Medical School
Human Research Protection Program (HRPP)
is to facilitate excellence in Human Research by:
- Safeguarding and promoting the health and welfare of human research participants by ensuring that their rights, safety, and well-being are protected;
- Educating our community about research and the rights and responsibilities of research participants;
- Providing timely and high quality review and monitoring of human research studies.
Click here for External IRBs & Reliance agreements
Submit a request for New User Access to the electronic submission system (eIRB)
if you are a UMass Worcester student or employee.
NOTE: DO NOT use the eIRB request form if you are a summer student or volunteer. Instead, ask your PI to use the Non-UMass Personnel list (HRP-215). See Forms and Templates for Instructions.
Click here to view instructions & videos of step-by step actions needed for your IRB submission.
**Make sure your eIRB submission moves out of PRE-SUBMISSION state to PRE-REVIEW.