These templates should be used for studies which will be enrolling subjects who are minors (under the age of 18). The assent template may be used with subjects ages 7-13. The Assent/Consent templates may be used for subjects aged 14+
- Assent Template (DOC)
This assent template may be used for all project involving minor subjects ages 7-13. The language used should be at a 2nd-3rd grade reading level.
- Clinical Intervention (Assent/Consent) Template (DOCX)
For studies involving clinical interventions such as drugs, devices, surgery, or psychotherapy.
- Banking (Assent/Consent) Template (DOCX)
For projects which will be solely focused on the collection and banking of clinical records or biospecimens at MCW/FH (local banking).
- Minimal Risk (Assent/Consent) Template (DOCX)
For projects which involve only observation, interviews, audio recording, surveys, focus group discussion and/or other non-interventional activities.
Use these short forms in the consenting process with non-English or Limited English proficient subjects. For more information, please review IRB SOP: Recruitment and Enrollment of non-English or Limited English Proficient Subjects.
These modules can be inserted into the appropriate study-specific text boxes in the Word or Adobe consent form templates.