Office of Research Integrity and Outreach



All research involving human subjects conducted by any employee or agent of USM (faculty, staff, students, etc.) must submit a protocol for review at least 30 days prior to implementation and receive IRB approval prior to implementation.

Submit a research activity involving human subjects to the USM Institutional Review Board (IRB) using eProtocol

If you have any questions about whether or not you should be using e-Protocol please contact ORIO staff for guidance.