Research & Economic Development

Office of the Vice Chancellor

Initial IRB Submissions - through eCompliance

To NOTE: eProtocol and eCompliance are not compatible systems.  This means your eProtocol study(ies) will not automatically transfer to the new system.  That action will need to be done by the PI or a member of the research team.
  1. Log into eCompliance (with your UMKC SSO)
  2. Even if you do not frequently use your SSO, if you are in the UM System you will have an account in eCompliance and must use the SSO to log in.
  3. If you do not have an SSO with UMKC click on "Create an account" from the eCompliance home screen and complete the requested information.
  4. Select Institutional Review Board
  5. Select IRB Forms
  6. Here you will be provided a multitude of application types including:
  7. Applications
  8. Quality Improvement
  9. Human Subjects research determination
  10. Collaborative exempt notification
  11. Amendments
  12. Required reporting forms
  13. Administrative forms
  14. Select the appropriate application type
  15. Complete the application
  16. Screen shots with step by step instructions of an "IRB Application" can be found below

For Continuing Review Applications

You must enter the application as if it were an initial application.  However, to indicate it as a continuing review please include the eProtocol IRB # and attach a copy of the Continuing review document for eProtocol to eCompliance transition document. 

For Amendment Applications

You must enter the application as if it were an initial application.  However, to indicate it as an amendment please include the eProtocol IRB # and attach a copy of a document that identifies the changes being proposed.  The attachment of this document will aid in the speed of review. 

Resources:
UMKC eCompliance IRB Forms Quick User Guide May 2019
Processing through an IRB application