All research involving human subjects conducted at Lorain County Community College must be reviewed and approved by the The Institutional Review Board (IRB) to protect the rights and safety of persons participating in research, while safeguarding the academic freedom of researchers. 

The institutional review board at Lorain County Community College is registered with the Federal Office of Human Research Protection. 

IRB Policy

IRB Procedure


Committee Members

Vincent Granito, Chair
(440) 366-4707

Denise M. Douglas
(440) 366-7239


Institutional Review Board Review Request Form

Please complete the form below to request a review of your research project.