Institutional Review Board


Reportable New Information (RNI) refers to any new information that may impact on the conduct of an IRB-approved, human subjects research study or the safety and welfare of the participants in that study. RNIs must be reported to the IRB. In general, RNIs are classified into the following categories:

Please Note: an RNI can fall into more than one category listed above. 

Methods of Recording and Reporting New Information



Use the following resources to identify, determine the method of reporting, and submit  RNIs to the IRB.