IRB Policy & Procedure Manual

An updated version of the Marymount University Institutional Review Board Policy & Procedure Manual was approved by the Provost on January 15, 2020. This version includes edits that reflect the Revised Common Rule. It is the current operating manual of the IRB, to which all researchers are expected to refer. You can review the current policy and procedure manuals here. Print copies may be requested by email at

Any questions about the IRB Manual should be directed to the IRB Coordinator at, or to your college representative(s) on the IRB committee. Click here for the list of IRB members.