IRB Information/Forms

Institutional Review Board

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is committed to protecting human subjects who are involved in research. Through the Common Rule, Federal regulation 45 CFR ยง 46, the federal government mandates that all research involving human subjects be reviewed by an Institutional Review Board (IRB).

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's IRB is registered with the Office of Human Research Protection which supports the work of the IRB to ensure that research at the institution involving human subjects follows the criteria set forth by the Belmont Report, Catholic Social Teaching (Human Dignity, Community and the Common Good, Rights and Responsibilities, Option for the Poor and Vulnerable, Participation in Society, Dignity of Work, Stewardship of Creation, Global Solidarity, Role of Government, and Promotion of Peace), and Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's Lasallian Catholic heritage (Concern for the Poor and Social Justice; Quality Education, Inclusive Community, Respect for All Persons, and Faith in the Presence of God).


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