Research Involving Human Participants

Required Education


IRB In-House Education Program



4/18/2018 Announcement:    

The IRB In-House Program scheduled for April 24, 2018 has been cancelled. Individuals who were registered to attend the April program do not need to reschedule for the June program at this time. Alternative arrangements for the IRB Program will be distributed directly via email. In the meantime, those registered for the April IRB Program may continue with research activities as approved by the IRB as long as the CITI web-based course has been completed.

  • If you have not previously registered for - or attended - an IRB Program, please register for the June 26, 2018 IRB Program via the link/form below. 
  • Stay tuned to the website and your emails over the next several days for an important announcement regarding IRB Education and Training at OUHSC. 

Please contact the HRPP office at or 405-271-2045 if you have any questions or comments regarding this announcement. 



1/22/2018 Announcement - IRB Program for Residents, Students, & Fellows:    

Effective January 9, 2018, attending the IRB In-House Program in person will no longer be mandatory for residents, students, and fellows. As an alternative to this training, residents, students, and fellows can elect to complete a web-based version of the IRB In-House Program via D2L.

  • Completion of the D2L training is required prior to approval of research or modifications to add new key study personnel, which is the same for CITI training requirement. 
  • Residents, students, and fellows should email the HRPP office at to register for the D2L course.
  • Faculty and staff will continue to follow the current training requirements by attending the in-person IRB In-House Program.

Please contact the HRPP office at or 405-271-2045 if you have any questions or comments regarding these changes. 



Program Schedule & Materials

  • 2018 Schedule


**You will need a copy of the handouts to follow along with each presentation.
  • You can either follow along on your laptop or tablet; OR 
  • You can print the handouts, Written Attestation, and other materials and bring them to the program with you.
  • CLICK HERE to access program materials for...   




Register for the IRB In-House Program

  • Complete the registration form and submit by email.
  • The form will NOT forward to the IRB if you are using an Apple computer
  • February 8, 2016 Update: Please use Internet Explorer or Chrome to complete and submit the registration form. The form does not work if you are in Mozilla Firefox. Additionally, as stated above, the form will not forward to the IRB if you use Safari. Please follow the "Additional Registration Method" below if you do not have access to Internet Explorer or Chrome.