Emergency BU Alert Boston University's Charles River Campus is cancelling evening classes on Monday, February 8, 2016. All academic and administrative activities (e.g. classes, seminars and meetings) that are scheduled to take place before 5:00 PM will meet as scheduled. Academic and administrative operations that are normally scheduled to occur after 5:00 PM will be cancelled. For detailed information on the Boston University Medical Campus, please go to: http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm Please note: Employees in essential services must report as scheduled. Essential services include, but are not limited to, University Police, Facilities Management and Planning, University Dining Services, University Mail Services, Student Health Services, Environmental Health & Safety and Network Services. For the latest information please go to: http://www.bu.edu/today


If you are submitting an industry-sponsored, multi-center protocol, you have two (2) options. 

  • You can submit it to the BUMC IRB for review in INSPIR as for any other protocol.
  • Or, you can submit it to our outside IRB, Western IRB (WIRB). To see the procedures for submitting to WIRB, click here.

Please note, whichever IRB review process you choose, all contracts for industry-sponsored clinical research must be submitted and managed through the Boston University Office of Sponsored Programs  (617-638-4600).


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