Institutional Review Board: Submit a Project

This website is designed for you to submit your IRB materials online.
You should prepare your materials in advance and save them as text documents that will be entered into the "Submit your Proposal" form on this site or will be sent as attachments to If you would like to preview the short form before submitting the information on-line:


Requirements (Is My Project Exempt)

Project Checklist

Submit your Proposal

Revised Proposal

Certificate of Translation


Contact the IRB

IRB Members
Here are the six representatives on Bard's Institutional Review board:
five faculty from the College plus one community representative.
Please feel free to contact any of us if you have any questions about the IRB process.
  • Sanjaya DeSilva (chair,
  • Brandt Burgess
  • Caroline Ramaley
  • Bruce Robertson
  • Shai Secunda
  • Peter Gadsby (administrative representative)
  • Mark Moreland (community representative)
If you have questions about your proposal, contact the IRB chair.