Dear Departmental Members,
I would like to welcome you to explore this portion of the web site that contains useful information on designing clinical research and obtaining Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval. Before you proceed to the more detailed information, please take a moment to review the important points below.
Thank you for your attention to these important issues. What follows are details about the UW IRB and how to conduct clinical research at UW. Please let us know if you have any comments or suggestions.
Monica Vavilala, MD
Vice-Chair for Clinical Research (interim)
Professor, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine
Karen L. Posner, PhD
Director of IRB Office (interim)
Research Professor, Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine