Center for Assessment and Institutional Research

Institutional Research


Institutional Review Board

IRB is an acronym for the Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Research Subjects. The IRB is a committee that has been formally designated by law to approve, monitor, and review biomedical and behavioral research involving human subjects to ensure that the rights and welfare of the subjects are protected. All research involving human participants that is conducted at or by researchers affiliated with ECU must comply with applicable policies for the protection of human subjects.


Approval forms and more information on IRB are available at the following website: