Institutional Review Board (IRB) Overview
Video Length: 1:28:02     | Date: 11-17-2023
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The University of Maryland's Institutional Review Board (IRB) is an ethical review committee that examines and approves the initial submission of research involving human participants. The IRB focuses on ensuring the protection of the rights and welfare of human participants in research. For more information, please contact the UMD Extension's IRB Liaison, Dacia Randolph, PhD at

  • What is an IRB

  • IRB Definitions and Guidance

  • IRB Forms

  • IRB Training

  • Reliance Agreements

  • Investigator Support and Resources

  • Quality Assurance Program

  • UME IRB Liaison

  • Reporting Noncompliance