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IRB Forms

IRB Applicantion Information
All IRB Applications are handled through Cayuse IRB.

Cayuse IRB is available to American University faculty, staff, and students. Students will also need a faculty advisor to use the online system. Please use the Cayuse Account Request to gain access to the new system. Once access has been granted, log on using your AU Eaglenet/ myAU portal credentials here: Cayuse IRB

COVID-19 Forms for In-Person Research
These forms are to be used for approved exception to the suspension of in-person human subjects research.

AUIRB-COVID19-Consent Addendum: COVID-19 Consent form addendum must be used any time face-to-face interactions have been approved by the IRB, on or off-campus.

AUIRB-COVID19-Health Screening: Health Screening form to be used for visitors to campus who cannot access the myAU daily screening form. This should be filled out 24 hours prior to their arrival, anytime they come to campus.  

Forms should be retained by the researchers until the campus returns to formal operating procedures.

Other IRB Documents
Informed Consent Checklist - Lists the necessary components of an informed consent document

Informed Consent Template - Use to assist with the drafting of an informed consent form. This template was drafted to assist student researchers.