Gretchen Parker, PhD, RAC, CIP, and Pearl IRB Co-Chair, has completed another article published by Cureus.  The title of the article is “A Framework for Navigating Institutional Review Board (IRB) Oversight in the Complicated Zone of Research”.  The article provides Parker’s unique perspective on IRB processes and review types, offers insight into the IRB decision-making process, and emphasizes the importance of engaging an IRB consultant early in the clinical study design process.