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EMU Research

Application Process and Guidance

All human subject research at EMU or conducted by EMU faculty, students, and staff is subject to UHSRC review. A guide to the UHSRC submission process is available.   


All applications must be submitted in Cayuse IRB.






Types of Review

Every application is initially processed by the Office of Research Compliance and, depending on the risk level and type of research conducted, sent for review to the UHSRC.


Meeting Dates

Greater than minimal risk protocols are reviewed at convened meetings (most protocols that are not greater than minimal risk are reviewed by continually on a first-come, first-served basis).

UHSRC meetings for Fall 2017 are the following Mondays at 1 pm:

September 25, 2017 (submission deadline Tuesday, September 5, 2017)

October 16, 2017 (submission deadline September 25, 2017)

November 20, 2017 (submission deadline October 30, 2017)

December 18, 2017 (submission deadline November 27, 2017).


The UHSRC meets in the 200 Boone Conference Room. If your study requires Full-Board review, you will be notified and invited to attend the meeting.



Elevating Communities, Inspiring Generations

EMU Research, 200 Boone Phone: 734.487.3090 mail