Institutional Review Board (IRB)


The primary purpose of the AW IRB is to ensure the protection of the rights and safety of patients who participate in research at Ascension Wisconsin.

All research involving human subjects that is conducted at or sponsored by Ascension Wisconsin, whether funded or unfunded and whether conducted by Ascension Wisconsin associates or others, must comply with applicable policies for the protection of human subjects, including review by the AW IRB.

Updates and News

COVID-19 and Human Subject Research at Ascension Wisconsin
Review the temporary Policy and FAQs here.


RI&P Newsletter 
The November 2019 RI&P Newsletter is available. View past newsletters here.


IRB Rosters Updated

The Roster for IRB#1 and IRB#2 were updated 12/09/2019. These and past rosters can be found under "IRB Rosters" above.