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Center for Professional Practice of Nursing

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing


Perfecting Your Human Subjects IRB Application


May 19

Broadway Building, Suite 1630
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Course # 08120
Capacity: 20

Course description

The primary goal of this course is to familiarize nurses with the process of submitting an Institutional Review Board (IRB) application and the content required. Topics of discussion will include:

  • What does the UCD IRB consider to be research?
  • What is human subject's research?
  • Which investigations are considered exempt?
  • Waiver of Written Documentation of Consent
  • What sort of investigation is considered expedited?
  • Who completes the Training & Education Certification Form?
  • Completing the Protocol Document
  • Review of the approval process

C.E. contact hours

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider number CEP 26, for 3.66 contact hours.

Attendees will not receive C.E. credit if they are more than 20 minutes late; no partial credit can be awarded.


Please select a class date above and complete the registration form. If using a credit card, submit the registration form and phone in your credit card number to (916) 734-9790. If paying by check, please print the registration form, attach your check made payable to UC Regents dated for the date of the class, and mail to:

Center for Professional Practice of Nursing
4900 Broadway, Suite 1630
Sacramento, CA 95820

Registrations are confirmed only if deposit or fee is provided with registration form.

UC Davis employees

$25 registration deposit. Registration deposit is returned upon completion of class. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive deposit refund.

Community registrants

$36 registration fee. Cancellation must be requested five days prior to class date to receive a full refund. A $25 service fee will be charged after this date.

Persons with disabilities

Individuals needing special accommodations may call the Center for Professional Practice of Nursing at (916) 734-9790.


Parking is available in lot 25, approximately one block from the Broadway Building on 50th Street adjacent to the MIND Institute. Park with a UC Davis parking permit, or purchase a daily permit for $6.


Gary Yamamoto
Analyst II