Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH)

Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH)

Institutional Review Board (IRB) Guidebook Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH)

Jefferson County Department of Health (JCDH)

Human Subjects Research conducted at Jefferson County Department of Health Clinics listed below requires review by the JCDH Research Review Panel.  Researchers may email researchreview@jcdh.org​ for questions about the review process and to obtain instructions for review. 

​JCDH Research Review Panel review required for the following JCDH Clinics

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease
  • Adult Health
  • Pediatrics
  • Family Planning
  • WIC
  • Disease Control/Immunization
  • TB
  • Travel
​Research conducted at UAB Maternity Clinic and the UAB Optometry clinics located at JCDH do not require review through the JCDH Research Review Panel Process unless Researchers plan to recruit for participants from JCDH clinics. 


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