Log into ESTR: irb.harvard.edu, navigate to the main study workspace of your project and click study closure. Within the Study Closure Smartform, question #3 (Research milestones), check boxes #3-6 to prompt study closure. Of note, all human subjects research activities, including analyses of private identifiable information, must be complete at the time of this request.
Summary of Study Progress Template (click to download)
A summary of study progress is required at the time of study closure. When requesting study closure, please make sure to check Yes next to the ‘Are you requesting that this study be closed?’ box. Provide an explanation in the space provided as well.