What is the purpose of the IRB?
The Fairfield University Institutional Review Board (IRB) serves to ensure the protection of the rights and welfare of human research subjects participating in research projects initiated by Fairfield University faculty, staff, and students.
Is Ethics Training available to researchers?
Yes. The National Institutes of Health offers an Online Training Course. In addition, the U.S Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) offers training videos and tutorials.