Principle Investigators must:

  • Manage the development of the project in accordance with accepted scientific standards.
  • Insure the integrity and safeguarding of all collected data.
  • Ensure project review of all human participant research by the University IRB, prior to the initiation of the study.
  • Ensure that participants in research be apprised of all risks and benefits so that their consent to participate is based on pertinent information.
  • Assure project adherence to approved research protocols and policies.
  • Notify the IRB of any changes made to the protocol and or participant consent process/document.
  • Report any potential changes in the risk/benefit ratio that are manifested/discovered during the research process.
  • Meet the continuing review requirements established by the IRB.
  • Report all serious and adverse effects encountered during the investigation to the IRB.
  • Immediately notify the IRB if a protocol is completed or withdrawn.
  • Remain aware of, and comply with the policies of the IRB at ESU.
  • Provide documentation of completion for required educational module for the Protection of Human Subjects.

Contact Us

Please contact the chair of the Institutional Review Board with any questions.

Contact Information

Campus Address
Koehler Fieldhouse
(570) 422-3302
(570) 422-3616 (Fax)
Title of Department Leader
Chair Institutional Review Board
Shala Davis