Alfaisal Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Dates of IRB Meetings for the year of 2018
The IRB will held four meetings for the year of 2018
15, February 2018
17, May 2018
18, October 2018
20, December 2018

In compliance with the provisions of the Saudi Law of Ethics of Research on Living Creatures and regulations, and in compliance with guidelines of the National Committee of Bioethics (NCBE), Alfaisal University has established and registered an Institutional Review Board (IRB). The IRB licenses the conduct of research at Alfaisal University. Founded in 2016, the IRB conducts ethical reviews for submitted research proposals, and monitors approved research projects to ensure that they are conducted in accordance with the provisions of the Law of Ethics of Research on Living Creatures.

Mission

To review research project proposals and grant ethical approval to those projects conducted in accordance with the provisions of the Law of Ethics of Research on Living Creatures and its regulations, and in compliance with the guidelines of the NCBE.

Vision

To promote and support the creation and dissemination of knowledge through world-class research at Alfaisal University by serving as a resource for the ethical conduct of research in accordance with the provisions of the Law of Ethics of Research on Living Creatures and its regulations and in compliance with the guidelines of the NCBE.

How to Apply

As of February 5, 2018, all required IRB forms and other information are available on Alfaisal University portal. To Apply Please Click Here:

Contact Us

Contact us anytime at irb@alfaisal.edu. For more information please refer to the Saudi Law of Ethics of Research on Living Creatures and its regulations and the guidelines of the National Committee of Bioethics (NCBE), and to the NCBE website (bioethics.kacst.edu.sa). We welcome your comments and suggestions