Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Dominican University of California has established the Institutional Review Board for Protection of Human Participants (IRBPHP) with the mandate to protect the rights and welfare of human participants recruited to participate in research conducted under the authority of Dominican University of California.


Important Notice: Summer Break
IRB Application review will be on-hold until the faculty returns in the Fall, August 15, 2023. Your application will be reviewed in the order received.

As an institution using human beings as research participants, Dominican is required to provide an assurance to the Federal government that includes a statement of principles governing the institution in the discharge of its responsibility for protecting the rights and welfare of human participants or research conducted at, or sponsored by the institution, whether the research is participant to Federal regulation or not (45 CFR 46.103.b.1).

IRBPHP Resources