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Info For IRB Members
November 20, 2017
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PSF, ACAR, FastTrack & Close-Out Forms
What is a Protocol Summary Form(PSF) in PRISM?
What is an Application for Continuing Review of Research(ACAR) in PRISM?
What is a Fast Track Form?
What is a Study Close-Out Form in PRISM?
How to Submit
How do I submit any form to the IRB?
How do I create and submit new protocols in PRISM?
How does the Research Chief approve and submit new protocols in PRISM?
How do I submit an amendment through PRISM?
How do I submit an annual renewal/continuation?
Is the 5 year renewal submission process through PRISM different from an annual renewal?
How do I submit a close-out memo?
How do I submit a Fast track Form?
How do I submit the new Uploaded Protocol Summary Form?
How do I register to receive a login and gain access to PRISM?
Re-Submit Forms to the IRB
How do I proceed after the IRB sends my form back for revisions?
Do consent forms, recruitment material, etc that have been uploaded to a form during initial submission need to be uploaded again while re-submitting for review/approval after revisions?
How do I get to an existing form in PRISM?
How do I edit an existing form in PRISM?
I have completed this page’ does not work for me. What do I do?
Cutting and pasting from a word document into the text area provided messes up the formatting. How do I fix that?
Where do I upload materials that need to be reviewed and stamped?
I am unable to upload documents to the system. What do I do?
Where do I upload my memo?
Where do I view the PDF?
Where do I find memos or other documents sent by the IRB?
Where do I see all my studies?
Why can’t I see any studies after I log in?
Why can’t I find my name on the personnel drop down menu?
How do I add or change staff members on my protocol?
How do I edit the title?
How do I see all my forms?
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