Forms & Templates

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Exemption Request Forms
Category 1
Research conducted in educational settings, involving normal educational practices
Category 2
Research involving the use of educational tests, survey procedures, interview procedures or observation of public behavior
Category 3
Research using category 2 study procedures that is not exempt under Category 2 IF: (see Category 3 description by clicking on the title above)
Category 4
Research involving the collection or study of existing data, documents, records, pathological or diagnostic specimens
Category 5
Research and demonstration projects conducted by or subject to the approval of U.S. Department or Agency heads, and which are designed to study, evaluate, or otherwise examine:
  • public benefit (e.g., financial or medical benefits as provided by Social Security) or service programs (e.g., social, supportive or nutrition services as provided under the Older Americans Act);
  • procedures for obtaining benefits or services under those programs;
  • possible changes in methods or alternatives to those programs or procedures; or
  • possible changes in methods or levels or payment for benefits or services under those programs.
If you feel your research meets the criteria for category 5, please contact the IRB.
Category 6
Taste and food quality evaluation and consumer acceptance studies
Non-Exempt Research Application Forms for Expedited or Full Review
Application Form
Amendments to Approved Studies
Amendment to Approved Study
Personnel Amendment to Study
Consent/Assent Templates
-The Consent Form and Assent Form include special instructions in orange italics
-Replace italics on form as needed (Tab key will not navigate through fields)
Consent Form (template only)
Consent Form Template with Guidance
Sample Assent Form
Guidance on writing Consent Forms by reading level
Unanticipated Problem/Adverse Event Reporting
Reporting Form
Decision Tree
Authorization for Release of PHI (Non-Purdue Covered Entities)
Authorization for Release of PHI (Purdue Components)
Request for Waiver of Authorization or Modification of Authorization
Activities Preparatory to Research Waiver
Use of Decendent's Information Certification
Data Use Agreement
HIPAA Disclosure Tracking Form
Checklist for IRB Submissions
-Investigators have developed these Research Tracking Forms which we have posted for your convenience
-If you find these forms helpful, use them.
Research Group Management Checklist
Subjects Management Checklist
Miscellaneous Forms
Participant Payment Disclosure Form
Confidentiality Agreement
Confidentiality Agreement Form

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