OUR: Research With Human Subjects and the IRB Process


Feb. 23, 2023, 2:30pm to 3:45pm

Office/Remote Location

Virtual via Webex


Conducting research with human subjects requires researchers to take certain precautions to ensure an ethical and harmless process. In this informative and interactive workshop, students will learn about the evolution of research ethics within human subject research, the requirements for initiating human subject research, ethical considerations when dealing with human subjects, and the process of UNLV’s institutional review board (IRB).

Learning Objectives

By participating in this workshop you will: Learn about the requirements needed to conduct human subjects research Understand the ethical issues when conducting research involving human participants Understand the process of UNLV’s institutional review board Learn how to conduct research in an ethical manner.


Nyssa Towsley, Office of Research Integrity

Admission Information

This workshop is free to all UNLV students.

The Office of Undergraduate Research is using Webex for all virtual events and workshops. Please register.

Contact Information

Office of Undergraduate Research
Susan Hall