Online IRB Submission System: SHIeLDS
By October 1, 2013 the IRB no longer accepts new initial applications in paper format.
The IRB has converted studies that have already been reviewed and approved from paper to electronic.
Do not submit studies to the IRB on paper!
Forms are now on SHIELDS. You may also use the forms listed in the boxes below.
Training for the online submissions:
Investigators, coordinators, residents and other study personnel that are involved in the creation and submission
of protocol applications are strongly encouraged to consult the IRB office for assistance.
User name and password are the same as the LSUHSC-S Outlook email.
DIRECT LINK to SHIeLDS:
To avoid delay in IRB review, please insure that you provide the current documents and/or
information as instructed.