Office of the Dean

O’Dowd Hall, Room 428
586 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-3634

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

IRBNet on-line submission

IRBNet on-line submission system


IRBNet on-line submission system will replace RAM 2.0 for the submission of research projects involving the use of human subjects to be reviewed by the OU Institutional Review Board (IRB).

  • All new applications, modifications to previously approved applications and continuing review applications must be submitted through IRBNet using the appropriate forms. RAM 2.0 will be kept active only to view previously approved applications.

  • Researchers including all key personnel must register with IRBNet to access the IRB applications and required forms, which are located in the Document Library and Forms and Templates on IRBNet.

  • For training, please visit the IRBNet Information on the Human Subjects webpage to access Helpful Links to:
    • Read Me First (Step-by-Step Instructions on using IRBNet)
    • IRBNet New User Registration Energizer
    • IRBNet Researcher Training Energizers 1 & 2
    • Two 9 and 7 minute Training Videos (R1 & R2)
    • IRBNet FAQ document

For additional information, please contact Dr. Phyllis Zold-Kilbourn kilbourn@oakland.edu or Dr. Judette Haddad haddad@oakland.edu.