Please note that the link to iRIS has been renamed “IRB – iRIS” in the list of MyAccess applications. It was previously named “CHR – iRIS.”

If you had “CHR – iRIS” as a favorite (i.e. yellow starred) link, it will still be in your list of favorites with the new name of “IRB – iRIS.”


Per the official UCOP holiday and winter

Add to Outlook “Safe Senders” List 

Updated 12/18/19: This bulletin has been updated to include instructions for Mac and OWA users.


October 23, 2019
To: Investigators and Staff

IRB Limited Meeting Schedule: Impact on Studies Expiring in November, December, January

What happened:

Last night a test environment sent inaccurate email notifications to study teams. The emails included expiration notices, continuing review due reminders, pending corrections and other types of notifications.

Why this happened:

Human Research Protection Program

September 9, 2019

To: Investigators and Staff Conducting Minimal Risk Research

Updated Radiation Safety Committee template language for Biomedical and Cancer Center Informed Consents

The information included in this message is a follow-up message regarding the IRB bulletin sent on 8/5/19.

IRB News, Changes in affiliate access

Starting August 12th, 2019, the IRB will no longer sponsor or coordinate Affiliate Access for the iRIS online IRB system.

To: Investigators and Staff

Re: IRB News, Changes in requirements and reporting

The following notice provides updates regarding the new Common Rule requirements, Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee review, and iRIS (IRB submission system) guidance.