Consent Form & Guides

Consent Forms

Guides for Asking Consent

Research Information

Federal Documents (Apply to IRB-regulated studies)

FDA Documents (Apply to studies that use FDA-regulated drugs, devices, or clinical studies)

Data Security

LSU requires that all researchers (students and faculty) read and sign the security of data agreement.  Send the signed agreement along with your application to the IRB office. No applications will be approved without the signed agreement.

Security of Data Agreement

Human Subjects Training

LSU requires that all researchers (students and faculty) complete the NIH on-line human subjects training. It takes about 3 hours to complete the course. Upon successfully completing the course, you will receive an electronic certificate. Send the completed certificate to the IRB Office. No IRB applications will be approved until all of the researchers’ certificates are obtained

NIH Protecting Human Research Participants