electronic Portal for Institutional Research at ECU
ePIRATE is the fully electronic IRB submission, review, and tracking system that eliminates the need for paper documents.Your research files are easily accessible through ePIRATE. At any time you may view the status, known in ePIRATE as "study state", of your submission. Features include electronic submissions including initial applications, amendments, and reportable events, continuing review reminders, and easy access for department chairs and other administrators to view up-to-date research submissions.
Please note that ePirate will be down for server upgrades beginning Thursday atnoon on January 29th through Friday, January 30th.
We apologize for the inconvenience. Please contact the Office of Research Integrity and Compliance at 252-744-2914 if you have any questions.
Frequently Asked Questions
FAQ - How do I get help with ePIRATE?
FAQ - What are ePIRATE User Roles?
ePIRATE Training Documents and Tutorials
ePIRATE Online Training Module (30 minutes)
ePIRATE Registration for ECU Users (4 minutes)
ePIRATE Registration for non-ECU Users (3 minutes)
ePIRATE Profile - Managing Your Profile
Editing Your ePIRATE Profile (4 minutes)
How to Add Your IRB Training Completion Date to Your ePIRATE Profile (PPT)
How to Upload Your CV to Your ePIRATE Profile (PPT)
How to Create a New Study in ePIRATE (PPT)
How to Create a Continuing Review in ePIRATE (PPT)
How to Create a New Amendment in ePIRATE (PPT)
How to Close a Study in ePIRATE (PPT)
ePIRATE Training Documents
ePIRATE User Manual
ePIRATE Smart Form Template - New Study Application