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Deadlines & Meetings

​Full Committee Reviews (FCR)

The IBC convenes monthly throughout the academic year. The IBC may only meet once for Full Committee Review (FCR) during the summer, and only if needed. ONLY protocol submissions requiring FCR need to be submitted by the deadline dates.

IBC meetings are open to the public. If you would like to attend an IBC meeting, please contact Jessica Bloom at 312-362-6168 or by email at, so that we can make appropriate space accommodations.

The next IBC meetings are:

Submissions Due (12 PM) ​
IBC Meeting Date 
Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Tuesday, February 23, 2022
Tuesday, March 8, 2022
Tuesday, March 29, 2022
Tuesday, April 19, 2022
Monday, August 22, 2022
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
​Tuesday, September 20, 2022
​Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Monday, October 17, 2022
​Monday, November 7, 2022
​Tuesday, November 15, 2022
​Tuesday, December 6, 2022 

Designated Member Review (DMR)

The IBC conducts review via the DMR process throughout the academic year. The IBC will conduct DMR during the summer, when needed.

Administrative Review (AR)

The IBC conducts Administrative Review all year long including the summer.