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Navigating in IRBNet - Electronic Submission System

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When creating a new research project for IRB review, organizing your time is essential. Putting together an IRB application takes planning and time and you must allow sufficient time to complete and post all necessary documents for IRB review.

All proposed research projects to the DU IRB must be submitted online through the IRBNet system. In order to access this system, all end-users must register at: Protocols submitted in hard copy or to an IRB staff member's email will not be reviewed. If you need additional assistance please contact the DU IRB at 303-871-2121 or through

For detailed instructions on how to register and navigate through IRBNet, please refer to one of the following guidances: 

HOW TO: Register as a New User
HOW TO: Submit a New Project
HOW TO: Submit a Continuing Review
HOW TO: Submit an Amendment/Modification
HOW TO: Respond to a Preliminary Review
HOW TO: Close a Study 
DU IRBNet User's Manual for IRB Submissions

Downloading CITI Training to IRBNet Userprofile 


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