Exemption 3: Benign Behavioral Intervention
Subject to certain limitations, research that involves benign behavioral interventions, is exempt from IRB review. Based upon your answers to the preceding questions, it appears that your research qualifies for this exemption.
If you are certain that this describes your research, please retain this information for your records to share as needed with the Office of Sponsored Programs and Research Compliance, or authorized representatives of your sponsoring agency. If you have any questions or doubts, please feel free to contact the IRB.