Ambassadors are experienced IRB/HRPP professionals available to assist institutions in joining and implementing the SMART IRB Agreement.
Connect with an ambassador in your region or contact an ambassador at large for assistance in a key focus area.
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington DC
Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee, Puerto Rico
Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Louisiana, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, Wyoming
Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon, Washington
Focus: Questions about using SMART IRB resources, including the SMART IRB Agreement, as well as training and education needs.
Focus: Trial Innovation Network sites, healthcare systems, and research team education.
Focus: Community-based groups, physician practices, and smaller organizations.
Focus: Institutions/organizations participating in the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network (PCORnet).
Focus: Institutions/organizations participating in the Research Centers in Minority Institutions (RCMI) Translational Research Network (RTRN).