We provide the following Institutional Review Board (IRB) services for independent researchers: Initial Review Continuing Review of previously reviewed studies Changes or modification to previously approved research One free research ethics training with each submission ($275 value) Consultation services including:
- Brief consultation – scientific merit, methodology, recruitment, etc.
- Full protocol consultation (in preparation of a submission for IRB review)
- Informed consent process, preparation/draft
Other services including:
- Certified Translation Services
- Site visit (if required by state regulation, nature of protocol, or for cause)
- Administrative services as requested
Unless other arrangements have been made in advance once the review is complete and payment received, you will receive the decision letter.
Independent researchers with unfunded research contact us, for possible discounted fees.
We offer two options for payment. Use the yellow button if you wish to submit payment using Paypal. All others please use the gray add to cart button.
|Review for non-human-subjects determination||Evaluation of protocol for human subjects research determination. Additional fee for co-principal investigators (see below).||$250|
|Review for IRB Exemption||Evaluation of protocol for exemption; if not exempt, cost applies toward further review. Additional fee for co-principal investigators (see below).||$550|
|Expedited Studies||Initial review of protocol Initial review of site information Review and/or minor modification of informed consent form Review of up to 3 proposed advertisements Review of PI credentials Review of modifications prior to approval. Additional fee for co-principal investigators (see below).||$850|
|US Research, Full Board Review (Non-Clinical)||Same as above, plus convened meeting. Additional fee for co-principal investigators (see below).||$1350|
|US Research, Full Board Review (Clinical)||Additional fee for co-principal investigators (see below).||$1,850|
|International Research||Same as above, validation of international sites and requirements||$1500|
|Changes or Modifications to Approved Research||Includes||Purchase|
|Greater than Minimal Risk Studies||Review of protocol modification or amendment||$500|
|Review of revised or additional informed consent documents||$225|
|Review of advertisements or other documents post-approval. Price is per document.||$125 per doc|
|Minimal Risk Studies||Review of protocol modification or amendment||$200|
|Review of revised or additional informed consent documents||$125|
|Review of advertisements or other documents post-approval||$125|
|Continuing review, minimal risk||$450|
|Continuing Review, Study that required full board review||$750|
|Continuing review, international||$750|
|Review of any interim reports||No Charge|
|Certified Translation Services||Cost plus 20%||contact us|
|Site visit (if requred by state regulation, nature of protocol, or for cause)||Cost + $500||contact us|
|Administrative services as required FDA Studies||Varies||contact us|
|Study Personnel Changes||Varies||$125|
|Minor Adverse Event||Varies||$125|
|Additional Investigators (Co-PI’s)||Varies||$125|
Refund and Cancellations Policy All cancellations must be received prior to the submission of a review. Cancellations must be received by e-mail (email@example.com), No refunds will be made for requests received after a review has been submitted. Refunds will be issued in the same form payment was made. Please allow two weeks for processing.