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Committees & Meeting Schedules

Institutional Biosafety Committee

The Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC) oversees the use of recombinant DNA technology, infectious agents, select agents, and biological toxins in research procedures conducted at or supported by the University of South Florida. All work involving the use of these materials must be registered with and reviewed by the IBC.

IBC Schedule 2018

Submission Deadline Scheduled Meetings
January 8 January 16
February 12 February 20
March 12 March 20
April 9 April 17
May 7 May 15
June 11 June 19
July 9 July 17
August 13 August 21
September 10 September 18
October 8 October 16
November 5 November 13
December 3 December 11

Submission Deadlines to Research Integrity and Compliance: These are the dates by which the application must be received in electronic form to

The signature pages and the laboratory diagram must be submitted either scanned and sent electronically, faxed or sent via Campus mail. The personnel table, initialed by all personnel and the investigator assurance signed by the principal investigator, must be received via e-mail, mail (or FAX 974-7091) by Research Integrity and Compliance at MDC 35 on or before the submission deadline date.

Please direct questions and comments to or , Telephone (813) 974-5091, Fax (813) 974-7091.

Conflict of Interest Program

The primary responsibility of the USF COI Committee is to review COI disclosures of investigators who conduct USF System Research (human subjects, animal and basic science) and to develop management plans with safeguards to ensure that the financial or personal interests disclosed by those investigators will not bias the design, conduct or reporting of the research.

USF Conflict of Interest in Research Committee Operating Procedures PDF

Meeting Schedule for 2018
COI Committee Meetings
RIC Conference Room, Suite 165

Board Meeting Dates

Start Time

January 23, 2018 3:30 pm
February 27, 2018 3:30 pm
March 27, 2018 3:30 pm
April 24, 2018 3:30 pm
May 22, 2018 3:30 pm
June 26, 2018 3:30 pm
July 24, 2018 3:30 pm
August 28, 2018 3:30 pm
September 25, 2018 3:30 pm
October 23, 2018 3:30 pm
November 27, 2018 3:30 pm
December 18, 2018 3:30 pm

IRB - Human Research Protection Program

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee


DRAFT application(s) (ACORP or USF) that will use VA resources (VA personnel, VA facilities, VA funding) should also be submitted to the VA R&D Committee at the same time the DRAFT application is submitted for veterinary pre-review.

University of South Florida's (USF) faculty and staff can now submit their Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) protocols electronically, allowing the transition from a paper submission process to a simpler, more efficient electronic IACUC (eIACUC) submission. This can now be submitted electronically through the Applications for Research Compliance (ARC) platform. ARC portal can be accessed at the following website at

Application Deadlines & Schedule of the IACUC - 2018

Veterinary Pre-Review
Submission Deadline
Research Integrity &
Compliance Submission Deadline
Scheduled IACUC
January 11, 2018
January 18, 2018
January 26, 2018
February 8
February 15
February 23
March 8
March 15
March 23
April 12
April 19
April 27
May 3
May 10
May 18
June 7
June 14
June 22
July 12
July 19
July 27
August 9
August 16
August 24
September 13
September 20
September 28
October 11
October 18
October 26
November 1
November 8
November 16
November 29
December 6
December 14

Radiation Safety - Semiannual Committee Meetings

  • Next meeting - Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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