IRb Training

As a condition of ISU's IRB Registration and Federal-wide Assurance (FWA) through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, all individuals conducting human subjects research must complete training. ISU has contracted with the University of Miami to make this training available on-line.

The University of Miami training consists of two research tracks (Biomedical and Social & Behavioral). IRB members, Principal Investigators, and co-PIs may select the track most appropriate to their research role and complete the required modules for the chosen track. To begin training go to

Depending on the scope of research, the IRB may require that you take additional modules relevant to the proposed work.

For training to be complete, the entire module sequence must be completed with a combined score of at least 70%. You can register for and complete the training at

If you have technical difficulties with the on-line training, please contact the Office of Sponsored Programs at (812) 237-8217.