An Institutional Review Board (IRB) is an independent committee designated by National Jewish Health to review, to approve the initiation of, and to conduct periodic review of research involving human subjects. The primary purpose of such review is to assure the protection of the rights and welfare of the human subjects. The IRB acts as an advocate for the research subject.

The National Jewish Health IRB website is designed to assist investigators and research staff with information on the regulatory procedures and requirements for conducting human subject research.

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Contact Information

Institutional Review Board
National Jewish Health
1400 Jackson Street, Room M211
Denver, CO 80206
Phone: 303.398.1477
Email: irb@njhealth.org


Federalwide Assurance and IRB Registration

Federal-wide Assurance #: FWA00000778, expires August 1, 2019.
IRB Registration #: IORG0000018, expires January 26, 2021.

For information about National Jewish Health Federalwide Assurance, IRB Registration, and general organization, download our Letter of Assurance (PDF).

The IRB roster was last modified February 15, 2018. View a redacted roster (PDF).