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The mission of the Edgewood College Human Participants Review Board (HPRB) is to assure the highest quality of research involving human participants conducted under the auspices of the college.  Edgewood College is committed to following Federal Regulations for the protection of human research participants.  The HPRB’s primary function is to ensure protection of human subjects through the review, approval, modification, or disapproval of research applications submitted by faculty, staff, and students.  Any member of the Edgewood College community who is involved in research with human participants must be in compliance, regardless of the project or source of project funding.

The Human Participants Review Board meets on a regular basis to review submitted proposal forms.  Please follow the submission deadlines listed below:

Level of Review

Submission Deadline

Board Ruling


Any Thursday at 4:00 PM *

Ruling made in14 days *


1st and 3rd Thursday of every month at 4:00 PM *

Ruling made in14 days *


1st and 3rd Thursday of every month at 4:00 PM *

Ruling made in 30 days *

*Excludes college breaks / holidays


When submitting the research proposal form and all attached materials (including the Checklist for Preparing a Human Participants Research Proposal) please submit 1 hard copy and 1 electronic copy.

Place the hard copy in the HPRB Mailbox in DeRicci 124, and send electronic copy to HPRB@edgewood.edu.

See the Research Proposal Form and the Checklist for more details.

The Human Participants Review Board is always available to answer any questions investigators may have. To contact the HPRB please use the following information:

1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, WI  53711

Email: HPRB@edgewood.edu





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