RTT July 2015
Wichita State University Institutional Review Board (IRB)
Research Project Continuation Form
IRB #: Approval Expiration Date: Date of this Report:
Title of Research Study:
E-Mail (for IRB contact person):
*Please answer all questions. Use provided space on page four for additional explanation.
A. Project Status
1. Please indicate the current status of the project (select one):
Recruitment, enrollment, and/or subject intervention are active.
Enrollment is permanently closed; subject intervention is active. (No new consent forms will be issued.)
Enrollment is open but no subjects have been enrolled and no additional risks have been identified.
Enrollment is permanently closed; all subjects have completed all research-related interventions; the
research remains active only for long-term follow-up of subjects or data analysis. (No new consent
forms will be issued.)
2. Why is the study being continued?:
Multi-year study that is continuing as originally planned.
Unexpected results required us to revise our protocol procedures or perform additional data analysis
which increased the length of the study. (An amendment must be submitted to the IRB for all protocol
Recruitment of participants took longer than anticipated.
Funding delays pushed back our start date.
B. Notification of Changes
1. Have there been any changes to the protocol including but not limited to procedures, consent form, study
population, or personnel that have not been approved by WSU IRB?
Yes - submit an amendment form and all relevant documents.