Who need to be registered with Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC)
All work involving biohazard agents, recombinant and/or synthetic nucleic acid molecules, use of human blood, body fluids or tissues, gene therapy, use of USDA agents or CDC select agents must be registered and in some cases approved by the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) prior to initiation of work. It is the responsibility of the Principal Investigator to submit a completed IBC application/registration to the Institutional Biosafety Committee
New Protocol submission process – Enter and submit an IBC protocol using IDEATE. This new system is live as of August 2015. All new protocols must be submitted using IDEATE.
Follow this tutorial to get started. Ideate Use Tutorial
Support and Access
For issues regarding IDEATE and IDEATE access please contact IdeateSupport@unthsc.edu.
In order for protocol submission to be considered on the monthly agenda, an initial electronic draft of the protocol form must be submitted using IDEATE. IDEATE link . For questions regarding protocol submission process, please contact the Bio Safety Program Office (email@example.com) . The deadline allows sufficient time for revision of the draft submission to ensure an administratively complete application is available to the committee in an effort to expedite review and approval. Incomplete submissions may necessitate a delay in consideration to a subsequent meeting.
IBC meets on Third Wednesday of every moth from 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
IBC Protocol Submission Due Date
August 23, 2017
|IBC Meeting date
September 20, 2017
|September 27, 2017||October 18, 2017|
|October 25, 2017||November 15, 2017|
|November 22, 2017||December 20, 2017|
|December 21, 2017||January 17, 2018|
|January 24, 2018||February 21, 2018|
|February 28, 2018||March 21, 2018|
|March 28, 2018||April 18, 2018|
|April 25, 2018||May 16, 2018|
|May 23, 2018||June 20, 2018|
|June 27, 2018||July 18, 2018|
|July 25, 2018||August 15, 2018|
This page was last modified on September 11, 2017