In order for the IRB Office to insert an approval stamp into the header of your consent document, you MUST submit the document in Microsoft Word, and leave the header open for IRB office use. We will return documents submitted in pdf format.
Please select the appropriate consent, scripts or forms for your study using the descriptions and links below.
If your study involves radiation or imaging procedures, please review the "Additional Consent Form Language" items below.
|Type of Adult Study – no signature required||Oral Consent Script|
|International: Minimal Risk data collection (surveys, focus groups) – no collection of sensitive private information||Oral Consent Script 1|
|International collection of sensitive private information (surveys, focus groups, biospecimen collection – no genetics)||Oral Consent Script 2|
|US Based Minimal Risk data collection (surveys, focus groups, biospecimens – no genetic information) – no collection of sensitive private information, no HIPAA||Oral Consent Script 3|
|US Based Collection of Sensitive Private Information (surveys, focus groups, biospecimen collection – no genetics)||Oral Consent Script 4|
|US Based Collection of Personal Health Information from Covered Entity/HIPAA||Oral Consent Script 5* *requires privacy board approval of waiver of HIPAA authorization|
|Oral Consent Script_General Instructional Template||Oral Consent Script 6|
|Type of Adult Study – signature required||Consent Form Template with Signature/Mark Page|
|US or International Based Collection of Biomedical or other Information for which Signature is Required||Consent Form Fill-In|
|Storing Biospecimens for Future Research Use; signature required. May be used independently or incorporated into Consent Form Fill-In Template||Consent Form for Storing Biospecimens for Future Research|
|Instructions provided for how to complete the consent form template, fill-in version||Consent Form Instructional Template|
|Type of Study with Children||Script/Form|
|Minimal risk study, no signature required||Oral Assent Script|
|Biomedical Study, signed Assent required||Research Assent Form|
|Intervention/Procedure||Additional CF Language|
|Radiation Procedures: X-ray, CT scan, etc.||Radiation Risk Consent Form Language|
|Imaging Studies: MRI, etc. conducted at JHU facilities||Incidental Findings Language|