Institutional Review Board

Institutional Review Board (IRB) – Application and Review Forms

Note: Documents are Adobe Fillable PDF unless otherwise noted.  Download the forms, complete the fields indicated, then save and submit to the SPCC IRB.

The South Piedmont Community College (SPCC) Institutional Review Board (IRB) exists to review and support ethical research involving human participants in order to ensure that the rights of all participants are protected. The IRB seeks to ensure that all research is ethical, confidential, voluntary, and poses minimal risk of harm to participants.

Research involving SPCC students and employees must be reviewed by the SPCC IRB.  Additional information about the review process is provided in the IRB Application Instructions below.  Contact us with questions at IRB@spcc.edu.

Instructions and Application for the Researcher

Informed Consent Forms

Additional Documents for the Researcher

Informational Documents Used by the IRB

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