This section provides important information for the investigator, organized according to the type of research being conducted.
Detailed steps needed to obtain specific approvals are documented on our process maps on the Master List of all Processes & Guides (PDF) available on our Research Concierge website.
eBridge is a web-based software application used for review and processing of approvals for human, animal, and safety protocols and applications for funding.
The Hazardous Chemical Committee reviews work with select carcinogens, teratogens, mutagens, acutely toxic chemicals, and other hazardous chemicals.
All human subject research activities must be submitted for review and approval by the Institutional Review Board (IRB).
Acquisition, use, storage, and disposal of controlled substances must conform to Federal and State laws.
All animal research activities must be approved by the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC).
MRI Safety Committee approval is required if proposed research involves the use of MRI which is not a standard of care.
Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) approval is necessary prior to initiating work involving biologics or biohazards.
MCW is licensed by the State of Wisconsin for radioactive materials for clinical and research applications.
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