Institutional Review Board

Institutional Review Board

Rowan University Institutional Review Board

The mission of the Rowan University IRB is to support the University's research enterprise by ensuring the protection of individuals who participate in research; ensuring compliance with all pertinent federal and state laws and regulations; fostering the ethical conduct of human subjects research; and providing education and other services to the University's researchers regarding regulatory requirements and best practices.


05/02/2023: - Are you planning on conducting human subjects research at Rowan Virtua Health College of Medicine & Life Sciences that will involve patients or use of clinical spaces/locations? If so, then please review the updated guidance for projects involving Virtua Health - Click here

Quick Links

IRB Guidelines Document (Word)
Protocol Templates
Consent Form Templates
Decision Making Tool for Exempt Reviews under New Common Rule
Conflict of Interest (COI) and Significant Financial Interest (SFI) Disclosure Form
Progress Report Template (Word)
Preparatory to Research (Word)
Pedagogical & Methodological Policy