IRB Training and Instructional Resources

How to Submit to the IRB and Use CATS IRB

We have a number of trainings and resources to help you submit a study and navigate CATS IRB, the online submission system. Review our 5 Basic Steps.


Link to page with training on how to submit to the IRB

Required CITI Training

All study team members must complete an online training course in the protection of human subjects through the CITI program. Course options: social/behavioral (available in Spanish) or biomedical.  

Study personnel on NIH-funded clinical trials must also complete a course on Good Clinical Practice (GCP). Options: FDA course or social/behavioral course.


Link to info on required training in CITI

Presentations and Live Training Sessions

We offer presentations and live trainings on a number of IRB-related topics. You can sign up for a scheduled training or presentation or request one for your group.


Link to page with training about what to do post-submission

IRB Updates

There have been a number of important changes to policies and regulations pertaining human subjects research, and we regularly update the CATS IRB system. Find related announcements and instructional material here.


Link to page with training on system and process changes