Institutional Review Board (IRB)


An Institutional Review Board (IRB) is an independent committee designated by National Jewish to review, to approve the initiation of, and to conduct periodic review of research involving human subjects. The primary purpose of such review is to assure the protection of the rights and welfare of the human subjects. The IRB acts as an advocate for the research subject.

The National Jewish Health IRB website is designed to assist investigators and research staff with information on the regulatory procedures and requirements for conducting human subject research.

Review the Submissions section to get started.


Contact Information

Institutional Review Board
National Jewish Health
1400 Jackson Street, Room M211
Denver, CO 80206
Phone: 303.398.1477
Fax: 303.270.2292


Federalwide Assurance and IRB Registration

Federalwide Assurance #: FWA00000778, expires March 10, 2012.
IRB Registration #: IORG0000018, expires March 21, 2014.

For more detail about the IRB registration, view a PDF of the OHRP online IRB Registration for National Jewish Health or search OHRP listings for National Jewish:

The IRB membership was last changed February 11, 2011. Click here for a redacted roster.

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