All documentation is handled electronically through IRBNet. All of the IRB submission forms are be available for your use via IRBNet in the Forms and Templates section once you’ve logged in to our site.
All protocol submissions (including initial applications, revisions, renewals, adverse events, closures, etc.) must be signed by the principal investigator and submitted electronically via IRBNet. All IRB determination letters will be issued electronically via IRBNet.
For those who have not yet registered on IRBNet or need tips on using the system, the following “Energizers” provide step-by-step teaching guides to using their system. You may download any of these Energizers for future reference.
Registering On IRBNet
If you have not already done so, the first step to accessing IRBNet is to register as a new user. The link is: www.IRBNet.org.
When filling out your new user information, it is necessary for you to identify your Local Institution as: St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI.
- If you are from one of our St. John Hospital & Medical Center component hospitals under this IRB’s oversight (such as St. John Macomb/Oakland or St. John River District) you would select St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit, MI as your local institution.
Resident, Fellow, And Investigator-Driven Research Submission Process
- All St. John Hospital & Medical Center resident research protocols must be reviewed by the Research Office prior to submission to the IRB for review.
- All St. John Macomb/Oakland resident and fellow research protocols must be reviewed by the SJMOH Medical Researcher prior to submission to the IRB for review.
- All fellow and individual faculty/investigator-driven (non-sponsored) research must be reviewed by the St. John Hospital & Medical Center Senior Medical Researcher, Faculty Research & Simulation prior to submission to the IRB for review.
Click on the following link for the Research Department policy
Click on the following link for the Research Flow Sheet for Residents & Fellows