FEE INFORMATION

Effiective July 1, 2010, The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education Institutional Review Board (WCGME-IRB) will charge for the review of Industry-Sponsored, Government-Sponsored, Other Grant-Funded as well as Internally-Generated and Un-funded Research studies submitted for review. This policy will apply to the initial and continuing review of these studies. Fees for continuing (i.e., renewal) review will be charged on an annual basis, regardless of the duration of the approval period.

Fee Schedule for WCGME-IRB Review

Type of Review Industry-Sponsored Government-Sponsored and Other Grant-Funded Internally-Generated and Un-funded Research
Initial Review
Full $3,000 $1,500 $750
Expedited* $1,250 $625 $300**
Continuing Review
Full $1,000 $500 $200

The submitting Principal Investigator is responsible for the payment of all fees charged for IRB reviews.

Reductions in IRB review fees will be considered based upon documented budget limitations. Requests must be submitted in writing, with all appropriate budget documentation, to the Administrator, WCGME–IRB. The Principal Investigator will be notified in writing if the request is approved or not approved.

*All studies submitted for Expedited Initial Review must be accompanied by a check payable to The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education Institutional Review Board in the amount listed above.

**Expedited studies submitted by Interns, Residents or Students will be charged the reduced rate of $100.00.

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