Baystate Medical Center and University of Massachusetts Amherst

Registration Form for Collaborative Human Subjects Research 

This form is used for researchers from the University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMASS) who are collaborating in human subject research with researchers at the Baystate Medical Center (Baystate). Such studies would involve working with patients and/or data/specimens from Baystate. In most instances approval will now only be required at Baystate, however, please see IRB Guidance - IRB Review of Collaborative Research with UMass and Baystate for more information on eligibility.

If your study is eligible, please complete the following registration form prior to submitting materials to the Baystate IRB.  If you have questions, please contact the Human Research Protection Office at (413) 545-3428 or email

Registration Form