Although the is located in the same office suite as the CTSC, the IRB has a unique mission and is distinctly separate from the CTSC. The CTSC provides services and support to investigators in the conduct of their clinical and translational research. The IRB, under the UC Davis Office of Research, safeguards the rights and welfare of all human research subjects and have the authority to approve, require modifications in, or disapprove all research activities that fall within their jurisdiction. IRB Investigator Manual (PDF) This comprehensive guide answers many questions that may arise when preparing an IRB application.

For questions about IRB applications, procedures, training sessions and policy, contact:

Outreach, Training & Education
Office: (916) 703-9156