Office of Research Administration

Resident/Student Research Process at Saint Luke’s


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

1. Identify a Research Mentor
2. Complete online required human subjects training
3. Write a brief project summary
4. Statistical Evaluation and Data Capture
5. Research Evaluation
6. Contact the SLH IRB to Initiate the IRB Submission Process
7. Research Support team