Education and Social/Behavioral Science
Institutional Review Board (IRB)
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is committed to protecting the rights and welfare of individuals participating as subjects in its research. The ED/SBS IRB office is home to an Institutional Review Board (IRB) charged with reviewing human subjects research. The ED/SBS IRB reviews all human research protocols in accordance with federal regulations, state laws, and local and University policies. The IRB is composed of members from various disciplines within the education, social, and behavioral sciences as well as community members.