CREB Meeting Dates + Deadlines

Deadlines for submissions to CREB full board review are strictly observed. Please review the following information to ensure your application is submitted properly and on time.

Deadlines for Full Board Review

Submissions must be received by noon of the deadline listed below in order to be reviewed at the corresponding CREB meeting date. Any applications received after the deadline will be deferred to the next meeting date.

Applications are submitted by the Department Head according to the following process:

  1. Once the Principal Investigator hits “Submit” on an application in RISe, the application is forwarded for approval by the appropriate Department Head; and
  2. Once the Department Head signs off, the study is forwarded to CREB for review.The Department Head must sign off by noon of the deadline.

In time-sensitive situations, it is best to advise your Department Head that the study is waiting for their sign-off. If your Department Head is involved in your study, you should alert the designated alternate to sign your application form in place of the Department Head. 

2018 / 2019 Deadlines

November 2018

Meeting Date: Nov 13

Submission Deadline: Nov 2


Meeting Date: Nov 27

Submission Deadline: Nov 16

December 2018

Meeting Date: Dec 11

Submission Deadline: Nov 30

January 2019

Meeting Date: Jan 8

Submission Deadline: Dec 14, 2018


Meeting Date: Jan 22

Submission Deadline: Jan 11

February 2019

Meeting Date: Feb 12

Submission Deadline: Feb 1


Meeting Date: Feb 26

Submission Deadline: Feb 15

March 2019

Meeting Date: Mar 12

Submission Deadline: Mar 1


Meeting Date: Mar 26

Submission Deadline: Mar 15

April 2019

Meeting Date: Apr 9

Submission Deadline: Mar 29


Meeting Date: Apr 23

Submission Deadline: Apr 12

May 2019

Meeting Date: May 14

Submission Deadline: May 3


Meeting Date: May 28

Submission Deadline: May 17

June 2019

Meeting Date: June 11

Submission Deadline: May 31 


Meeting Date: Jun 25

Submission Deadline: Jun 14

July 2019

Meeting Date: Jul 9

Submission Deadline: Jun 28


Meeting Date: Jul 23

Submission Deadline: Jul 12

August 2019

Meeting Date: Aug 13

Submission Deadline: Aug 2


Meeting Date: Aug 27

Submission Deadline: Aug 16

September 2019

Meeting Date: Sep 10

Submission Deadline: Aug 30


Meeting Date: Sep 24

Submission Deadline: Sep 13

October 2019

Meeting Date: Oct 8

Submission Deadline: Sep 27


Meeting Date: Oct 22

Submission Deadline: Oct 11

November 2019

Meeting Date: Nov 12

Submission Deadline: Nov 1


Meeting Date: Nov 26

Submission Deadline: Nov 15

December 2019

Meeting Date: Dec 10

Submission Deadline: Nov 29




CREB deadlines and meeting dates are also listed in RISe. Login to RISe and select the appropriate committee from the left margin.

Delegated or Expedited Review

Studies qualifying for Delegated/Expedited Review have an approximate turnaround time of 1-2 weeks. If a submissions for Delegated/Expedited Review is referred to the Full Board, the turnaround time will substantially increase. Please contact the CREB Office if you are unsure whether your study qualifies for Delegated/Expedited Review.

Minimal Risk Review

If your study qualifies for Minimal Risk Review, you may submit the application anytime, but we ask that you avoid the deadline dates listed above.