IRB approval is valid for one year from the date of approval.
PIs planning to continue data collection and/or analysis beyond
their expiration date need to request an extension of their
approval by email email@example.com, before the approval
expires. The email should include a justification for
extension, and an attached copy of the approved application from
the past year.
PIs deciding to modify their research design after their
application has been approved should request approval for the
modified application by submitting to firstname.lastname@example.org their modified
application, with the modifications highlighted in yellow, as well
as the original, approved application from their original
submission. They should also explain the nature of the
modifications and justify their necessity in their email to the