ACTION: Message from the EVP for Research, Graduate Studies & New Program Development
September 26, 2018
Human Subjects Research and Animal Research Protocols to be submitted through a Single Electronic System
Dear UTRGV Research Community:
If you plan on conducting animal or human subjects research please note than an approved protocol is required prior to initiating any studies. Animal Use Protocols are approved by the Institutional Animal Use and Care Committee (IACUC) and Human Subjects Protocols are approved by the Institutional Review Board (IRB). However, protocol submissions to these committees will be done using the same electronic system.
Effective October 1, 2018, all animal research and human subjects research protocol submissions will be electronically processed using the electronic routing system known as Tick@Lab.
You will be required to access the software with your UTRGV credentials. As we wait for the software to fully integrate with “single
Training materials and additional information are available at:
Please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Research Compliance if you encounter any issues with your protocol submission or have any questions.
Parwinder S. Grewal
Executive Vice President