Midlands IRB meets every Tuesday and Wednesday.

Important Information about Protocol Submissions

  • Tuesday morning Board review: All full Board submissions will need to be received by end-of-business on the Wednesday prior to the meeting.
  • Wednesday evening Board review: All full Board submissions will need to be received by end-of-business on the Wednesday prior to the meeting.

Once your submission has been received, our staff members will notify you when your submission will be reviewed by the Board.

We place protocols on the meeting agenda on a “First Come, First Served” basis. Once Tuesday’s IRB meeting agenda is full, new submissions will be placed on Wednesday’s IRB meeting agenda.

2019 Holiday Schedule
MLIRB will be closed in observation of the following holidays:

  • Tuesday, January 1st, 2019 – (in observation of New Year’s Day)
  • Monday, February 18th – President’s Day
  • Monday, May 27th – Memorial Day
  • Thursday, July 4th – Independence Day
  • Monday, September 2nd – Labor Day
  • Thursday, November 28th – Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday, November 29th – Day After Thanksgiving
  • Tuesday, December 24th – Christmas Eve
  • Wednesday, December 25th – Christmas Day

Holiday Schedules will modify Submission Deadlines as follows: July 4th submission deadline will be moved to end-of-business on July 2nd. November 27th submission deadline will be moved to end-of-business November 26th. December 25th submission deadline will be moved to noon central time on December 26th.

Please contact Midlands IRB directly if you have any meeting schedule questions.