prismPRISM, the Psychiatric Research IRB Submission Module is designed to facilitate and manage all electronic submissions to the NYSPI IRB.




Getting started with PRISM

1.  Go to the IRB-PRISM website:  Click REGISTER on the upper right-hand corner of the page.  Fill out the information and submit.  You will receive your password and username by email.


2.  In addition, you must complete the required CITI training under New York State Psychiatric Institute:

- Basic training for human subjects research (valid for 3 years); or the

- Refresher course: every 3 years thereafter (note that you will not get credit for completing the refresher unless you have taken the basic training)


Collaborators from other institutions will not be subject to the CITI NYSPI requirement, but must confirm human subject training in accordance with their home institution's requirements.


For questions, please email the IRB Office at