UC Davis Health nurses use research to provide evidence-based care that promotes quality outcomes for individuals, families, and our community. Nurses also use research to shape health policy in direct care, within the organization, and at the local, state and federal levels. Nurses conduct research, use research in practice, and teach about research.

If you are interested in learning about research at UC Davis, there are many resources:

If you are interested in performing research, consider the following:

Submit to Center for Nursing Science (hs-nursescience@ucdavis.edu) for review and signature. It will then be forwarded to Chief Nursing and Patient Care Services Officer, Toby Marsh. You will be notified of completion for pick up. You will then submit to the IRB per their direction.


Internal sites
IRB Administration   

External sites
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office for Human Research Protections
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office - Regulations
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office - Guidance