Office of Research Administration

Resident Research Process at Saint Luke’s


To conduct research at Saint Luke’s Hospital (SLH), UMKC School of Medicine (SOM) residents/fellows must initiate the research approval process at least 2 months prior to research project start date.  Residents/fellows must complete applicable items to initiate a research project and obtain Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval.

1. Complete online required human subjects training
2. Write a brief project summary
3. Statistical Evaluation and Data Capture
4. The resident’s mentor to complete the UMKC SOM Mentor Agreement Form
5. Research Evaluation
6. Contact the SLH IRB office to confirm which IRB will review the research at SLH
7. Research Support team
8. IRB submission
9. Research Information Guide