A Conference for Human Research Protections Programs and Institutional Review Board Professionals

2023 PRIM&R Annual Conference

2023 Social, Behavioral, Educational Research Conference

A Conference for Your Career

Strengthen your Human Research Protection Program by attending 2023 PRIM&R Annual Conference and the 2023 Social, Behavioral, Educational, Research Conference (SBER23). PRIMR23/SBER23 includes sessions to help with your day-to-day work managing Human Research Protections Programs and Institutional Review Boards while thinking holistically about the research continuum. 

During these conferences you can:

  • Expand your knowledge of the ethical issues and regulations governing human subjects research and administration.
  • Learn best practices for managing Human Research Protection Programs/Institutional Review Boards, reviewing research protocols, and ensuring subjects protections. 
  • Gain insights for advancing equity and justice while promoting innovation in research oversight processes.
  • Connect with peers, regulators, and other research stakeholders to exchange ideas and solutions.


PRIMR23 will span three days and is designed so you can create a conference experience that best meets your needs as a Human Research Protection Programs/Institutional Review Board professional.

Maximize your time and professional development funds by attending an in-depth PRIMR23 Workshop. Attend SBER23, a one-day conference for those working in social, behavioral, and educational research.

For a focused experience, attend the sessions most related to your day-to-day Human Research Protection Programs/Institutional Review Board work. For an enhanced learning experience choose sessions featuring  content related to other areas of research oversight.

Participate in field-specific networking opportunities for collaboration across research fields. Those attending in-person will have access to any content streamed live/captured for on-demand access. A virtual option is available for those who cannot attend in person.

As the world evolves and modernizes, PRIM&R seeks to create a space to think holistically about the research enterprise. At PRIMR23 and SBER23, endeavor with us to achieve a shared vision of advancing ethical, responsible, and high-quality research.