Welcome to the Institutional Review Board for Health Sciences Research (IRB-HSR).
The IRB-HSR is responsible for reviewing all medically related research involving human subjects conducted by UVA faculty, employees and students. The IRB-HSR also serves as the HIPAA Privacy Board for research involving Protected Health Information (PHI).
ACCESS TO IRB-HSR ONLINE SYSTEMS WHILE OFF GROUNDS
Protocol Builder and IRB Online
Protocol Builder and IRB Online are only accessible off grounds via a UVA Anywhere VPN (this is different from a VPN from UVA Health). A digital certificate is required before you can obtain a UVA Anywhere VPN. Contact your department IT personnel for assistance with setting this up.
IRB Pro is accessible off grounds via a Netbadge login. A UVA Anywhere VPN is not required.
Did You Know?
IRB Online, including Protocol Builder may only be accessed while on grounds or via the use of an academic VPN. For additional information see IRB Online Information