University of Vermont

Institutional Biosafety Committee - IBC

IBC Meeting Dates, Requirements and Submission Deadlines

Meeting Dates

  • Meetings are generally on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 3:30 pm

Biological Review Requirements

  • All new protocols must be reviewed and signed off by the UVM Biological Safety Officer (BSO) prior to submission to the IBC Office.  
  • Investigators should contact the BSO according to the chart below to allow enough time for a meeting and possible site visit to the lab.  
  • Send protocol to BSO,, in word format so that he may track suggested changes.
  • Once reviewed by the BSO, protocols and any supplmental materials must be converted to pdf format and emailed to the IBC by 4:30 on day of deadline.
  • New protocols will not be considered for IBC review until this has been completed and the BSO has signed off on the protocol.  

Submission to IBC

  • All forms must be emailed to the IBC by 4:30 on day of RPO deadline as noted below.
  • Electronic signatures on the forms are accepted 
  • Submit in pdf format to
Deadline for Biosafety Coordinator Review Deadline for RPO  IBC Meeting DateMeeting Location
June 10, 2014 June 24, 2014 July 8, 2014Waterman 427A
July 15, 2014 July 29, 2014 August 12, 2014Waterman 427A
August 12, 2014 August 26, 2014 September 9, 2014Waterman 427A
September 16, 2014 September 30, 2014 October 14, 2014Waterman 427A
October 14, 2014 October 28, 2014 November 11, 2014Waterman 427A
November 11, 2014 November 25, 2014 December 9, 2014Waterman 427A

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