Deliberation Guidelines

  • Regardless of the field, performed all human subject research on campus 
- Types of human subject research

    Human subject research

    • Observational research
      : Observing, recording, analysis in behavior of subjects
    • Survey research
      : Derivation of specific information via survey or interview in subjects or subject group
    • Experimental Research
      : This research is to look at the results after experimental situation of subjects or deliberately
      changing environmental conditions for verifying the specific hypothesis or acquiring novel information.
      Experiments used for the purpose of medical research are therapeutic research (application of invented new treatment to patients) and non-therapeutic research (performing for scholarly purpose without the nature of treatment)

    Human materials research
    : researching tissues, cells, bloods, and etc.

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  • Documents to be submitted

    1. Initial protocol review (planned protocols reviewed for the first time by IRB)

    1) Common documents
    • [IRB_1] Protocol review application
    • [IRB_1-1,2,3] Research proposal
    2) Additional documents
    • When receiving resources from outside UNIST to be used in research : IRB approval certificate from resource providing institute
    • For clinical trials: recruit subjects, survey sheet
    • [IRB_6] Informed consent form

    2. Protocol revision review

    • [IRB_3] Protocol revision application
    • [IRB_3-1] Change comparison table
    • Other documentary evidence for supporting what has been stated in the request (only if necessary)

    3. Continuing review

    • [IRB_4] Report_on interim of research
    • Other documentary evidence for supporting what has been stated in the request (only if necessary)

    How to submit

    • You can submit on the Submission board. And then IRB staff will review.
    • After review, please submit the completed documents. ( The signature of the Principal Investigator must be included in the format.)
      (Stem cell research center(105)-109)

    IRB schedule

    1. Full board review

    • held the second week of each month. (about protocols received of last months)

    2. Expedited review

    • may be submitted anytime and be reviewed by IRB.


    Yoonjin Lee

    • Tel. 052-217-5214
    • Fax. 052-217-5219
    • e_mail : [email protected]
    • Office : Stem cell research center(105)-109