Welcome to the Institutional Review Board for Health Sciences Research (IRB-HSR) website.
The IRB-HSR is responsible for reviewing all medically related research involving human subjects conducted by UVA faculty, employees and students.
The IRB-HSR also serves as the HIPAA Privacy Board for research involving Protected Health Information (PHI).
The federal regulations governing human subject research (45CFR46, Subpart A) has been revised. The compliance date for this revised regulation is January 21, 2019. Additional information may be found at 2018 Common Rule.