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Grants AURA Grants allows researchers to create a proposal in response to a funding opportunity announcement (FOA), route it for approvals, and submit it electronically to the sponsor.
IRB AURA IRB (Institutional Review Board) allows researchers to create a protocol for the use of human subjects in research and submit it to the IRB for review. AURA IRB requires a secure connection. Learn more...
COI-COC AURA COI-COC (Conflict of Interest-Conflict of Commitment) allows faculty, as well as other academic appointments, to file their annual disclosure.
IBC AURA IBC (Institutional Biosafety Committee) allows researchers to create a protocol for the use of biohazardous materials in research and submit it to the IBC for review.


Latest News and Announcements

Announcement about Financial Disclosures

The 2017-2018 Financial Disclosure Form, available through AURA, will be closed and unavailable for additional edits as of 5pm on Saturday, June 30th.  All commercial relations you engaged in from July 1, 2017 up to and including June 30th, 2018 should be memorialized on this form.

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AURA IRB Update – June 5, 2018

Please be advised AURA IRB will be taken offline for a system update Tuesday – 6/5/2018 from 6– 10PM. The system will be temporarily unavailable during this time.

If you should have any questions (or issues) please notify us @

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AURA IRB Requires Secure Connection

While you are not on the UChicago network, AURA IRB requires you to connect to the UChicago network by using a VPN to encrypt your data as it is transmitted across the internet.

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