Consortium of Independent Review Boards
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Consortium of Independent Review Boards (CIRB)


non-profit organization of independent institutional review boards
Welcome to the Consortium of Independent Review Boards (CIRB), a non-profit organization of independent institutional review boards committed to the ethical review of clinical research and the protection of human research participants.

You are invited to explore our website to learn more about the history of CIRB and independent IRBs, to review CIRB's Code of Ethics & Policy Statements and to learn more about role of independent review boards in clinical research.

To review publications about independent review boards and centralized IRB review please go to the Library Page.

To inquire about membership please go to the Membership Information Page.


Consortium of Independent Review Boards
1111 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004

Phone: (202) 739-5613
Fax: (202) 739-3000


human research participants
CIRB, IRB