Research Microscope Lab

Human Research Protection Program

HSR Project Submissions & SmartForms

Research teams must submit new research projects via eBridge. During the course of a project, other submissions such as amendments, continuing progress reports, or reportable events.

MCW HRPP Office has developed worked with research teams to various review pathways to support the variety of research being conducted by MCW, Froedtert Health and Blood Center of Wisconsin Faculty.  This includes our local FLEX review process and use of MCW HRPP designated Public Data Sets.

SmartForm Instructions help provide regulatory context and guidance. HRPP Office has developed these guidance documents to assist research teams when completing an eBridge SmartForm for human subject research.

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MCW IRB Partners

MCW IRB provides oversight for human subject research occurring at Blood Center of Wisconsin, and the Froedtert Health System which includes Froedtert Health Clinics, Froedtert Hospital, Community Memorial Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital - West Bend.

These institutions have worked with MCW HRPP Office to define who may serve as PIs along with identifying their own requirements described below which must be met prior to the start of any research project.

Along with these partners, MCW may be involved in multi-site projects. MCW considers a multi-site project to be a human subjects research study that will be initiated at more than one location other than or in addition to MCW. This definition includes community-based projects as well as clinical trials.

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Forms & MCW Consent Form Templates

MCW IRB has developed a variety of forms to be used when conducting human subject research.  Forms range from IND exemption declarations, ICH-GCP E.6 checklists, reliance forms and translation attestations. These forms help provide additional information and supporting information for a specific research project. 

MCW IRB requires the use of MCW Consent Form Templates for research which will be conducted under the review and oversight of the MCW IRB.  These consent form templates have been created to address the variety of research taking place at MCW, Froedtert, and/or BCW. 

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IRB Policies and Procedures

A complete listing of all current MCW IRB policies and procedures for Investigators and research teams in their conduct of human subject research.

In addition, MCW HRPP has developed guidance documents to address specific issues or provide clarity on a research topic. learn more