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Our goal is to provide you with the most efficient, quality review possible. One of the keys to success is clear communication and transparency. If you need additional information or clarification regarding the process below, don’t hesitate to contact us directly at

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New clients – Contact us at to request a proposal including detailed pricing for your research project.

Existing clients – proceed to step 2 if your contract is still active.

Download and fill out the relevant forms for your submission and email them to

Finally, you will receive an email from our IRB Coordinator to confirm the details of your submitted forms, collect any additional information regarding your study, and begin the review process.

We encourage all new, and perhaps, returning clients to read our Submission Guide and Policies document for a more detailed introduction to Pearl IRB, our board members, the types of reviews conducted, the steps necessary to prepare for an IRB review, the review process, possible review outcomes, and study closeout procedures.

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