IRB Consortium

Founded in 2001, the purpose of the St. Louis IRB Consortium is to BP excellence2005provide a forum where local IRB staff and members can meet to:

  • share ideas and educational opportunities.
  • discuss regulations and ethics governing research.
  • assist each other with problem solving.

Quarterly meetings are held.

Membership: The IRB Consortium welcomes all local institutional review boards to become members. This includes IRB directors, chairs, and committee members.  At present, there is no institutional fee.

 Founding Organizations: Washington University,  Mercy St. Louis, Saint  Louis University and Veteran’s Administration

Member Organizations: Mercy St. Louis, St. Luke’s Hospital, Missouri Baptist Hospital, SSM Healthcare, St. Louis College of Pharmacy, University of Missouri – Columbia, Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville, Lewis and Clark Community College, University of Missouri – St. Louis, St. Anthony’s Hospital, Logan College of Chiropractic

The St. Louis IRB Consortium Charter provides further information.

2019-2020 Meetings

  • Friday, July 26, 2019
  • Friday, October 25, 2019
  • Friday, January 24, 2020
  • Friday, April 24, 2020
  • Friday, July 24, 2020
  • Friday, October 23, 2020

If you are interested in attending, please contact our Education Team (Education & Compliance Coordinator or Education Specialist.)