Basic iRIS instruction

Study Submission in iRIS

Log in to iRIS using your UTHealth user ID and password. Click on Study Assistant link on the right of the screen and choose Add a New Study. Choose IRB application.  Complete the IRB application. The IRB application is a smart form and questions will appear based on the answers you choose. When you have completed the application, you will be directed to the Submission Packet screen. Attach the appropriate documents in this panel:

Informed Consent

Review Board Forms

Study Documents

When you have attached all the documents, click Signoff and Submit. You will be directed to a panel that lists names of study personnel. Check the boxes next to the names of all the co-investigators so that the application packet is routed to them for signature and COI disclosure. When everyone has signed off, the application will be sent to the CPHS queue. You may check the status of the application at anytime by checking Workflow Tracking. 

Tips for Successful IRB Submission 

Register for iRIS Training   

iRIS Class Overview   

Help with iRIS Navigation 

Detailed:  Entering a Protocol in iRIS  

Detailed:  Responding to a Returned Submission


CPHS HELPLINE   713-500-7943
iRIS HELPLINE    713-500-7960
UTHealth’s Compliance Hotline (1-888-472-9868)

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