The Institutional Review Board (IRB) is an appropriately constituted administrative body established to protect the rights and welfare of human subjects or patients recruited to participate in research activities conducted under the auspices of the Texas A&M International University faculty, employees, graduate, and undergraduate students or using members of the Texas A&M International community as subjects and regardless of the source of funding.  In accordance with the regulations of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS,Office of Human Research Protection (OHRP)), the IRB has the authority to review and approve, require modifications in, or disapprove all research activities involving humans that fall within its jurisdiction. 



If you have questions please contact the IRB Chair, Dr. Jennifer Coronado, (irb@tamiu.edu or 326-3060).