Full Committee Meeting Dates and Submission Deadlines

Our first full IRB meeting of the 2016-17 school year will be on October 17, 2016.  A full listing of the IRB meetings for the school year is below:


  • November 14
  • December 5


  • January 9
  • February 13
  • March 13
  • April 17
  • May 8
  • June 5

If you anticipate that your submission will require review by the full IRB, you must submit your protocol and related documents to the IRB a minimum of 14 days before the next full board meeting.

Protocols that are eligible for an exemption or for expedited review are reviewed on a rolling basis as they are received by the IRB.

For a discussion of the different types of IRB review (full committee, expedited, and exempt), please see https://sbsirb.uchicago.edu/page/types-irb-review