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applications and other PDF forms are NOT fillable within the
handbook download but may be found by clicking the appropriate
link below or going to the Documents
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Most of the items may be submitted electronically (see next paragraph) and only one copy needs to be submitted. HOWEVER, if they are printed and subsequently mailed in, TWO copies are required.
TO PRINT FILLED IN FORMS
To send it electronically, you will need to save the form(s) on your computer and then open it/them with Adobe Reader X (or better), type in the information, save the filled out form(s), print, sign and then scan it/them into a file. You can then send the scanned image, with the signatures, electronically by attaching it to an e-mail message. Note that only one copy is needed if the form is submitted via e-mail.
This endorsement request may NOT be filed
electronically and MUST include ALL
required documentation when submitted.
This endorsement is due October 31, 2019
Endorsement requests MUST be made
PRIOR to experimentation in order to ensure the safety of
the test subject(s) and/or the scientist. The project
plans are reviewed by the Scientific Review Committee and,
if safe, the endorsement is granted and the experiment may
be carried out. Permission to carry out an experiment
CANNOT be given to one that has already been completed.
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