Institutional Review Board Office (IRBO)
The primary mission of the HQ U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command IRB is to protect the safety, rights, and welfare of participants in research conducted under its purview. The IRB has a responsibility to ensure that research involving human subjects is conducted ethically and in compliance with applicable Federal, DoD and USAMRDC regulatory requirements.
The IRB provides services for scientists and researchers assigned to the HQ USAMRDC and serves as the primary IRB for USAMRDC subordinate Institutes and Laboratories:
With the new designation of the command, the IRB Office requests investigators change all "Medical Research and Materiel Command" and "MRMC" references in the protocol and supporting documents to "Medical Research and Development Command" and "MRDC" with the next lifecycle action.
Consent template updated!
Find it under "New Protocols" on our Forms and Templates page.