The Team and Technology You Need to Conduct High-Quality, Ethical Human Research

Chesapeake IRB has been providing independent IRB services to pharmaceutical companies, universities, individual researchers, academic medical centers and hospital systems since 1993. We combine the most experienced talent and the most strategic and effective technology available to deliver unparalleled human subject protections and oversight and exceptional client service.

Chesapeake IRB has led the field in paperless IRB submission and review since 2007. Our electronic, cloud-based IRB management platform, the Center for IRB Intelligence (CIRBI), has set the standard for IRB review turnaround time and document accessibility. CIRBI’s functionality and the efficiencies it creates are truly unmatched in the industry. The 21 CFR Part 11 compliant cloud-based platform accelerates your study startup with unparalleled performance, real-time data and revolutionary content management.

Our Canadian subsidiary, IRB Services, is the largest AAHRPP-accredited IRB in Canada and the only Canadian IRB with select provincial recognition, giving the Chesapeake organization the broadest North American reach.