Discard a Modification

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Discard a modification when it has been decided that the modification will not be pursued, or if instructed to do so by the IRB. Warning: Discarding a modification cannot be undone!

How to Discard a Modification

To discard a modification, navigate to the IRB page by selecting the “IRB tab” at the top left corner of the screen. Next, select the “In-Review tab” to display submissions, including modifications. 

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Select the modification that will be discarded. 


After locating the appropriate modification, select “Discard” in the next steps menu.


A warning message will appear. To remove the submission permanently proceed to discard.

Once discarded the submission will move to the “Archived” tab. 

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