COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

As of May 12, 2021, everyone in Washington state age 12 and over is eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine. Please visit our vaccine page for information on how to schedule an appointment.


Contact the IRB

Contact the Institutional Review Board

For questions not answered here please call the IRB office at 253-403-3877.


If your consent form has instructed you to call the MultiCare IRB office for questions about the study you are enrolled in. Please call 253-403-3877 if you have any questions about your rights as a research subject, possible abuse, or any issue that you’d like to discuss with the MHS IRB.


The IRB office utilizes the AxiomMentor software for all submissions. Please see the Requirements and Documents page for additional information. If you are unable to submit your documents this way, you may email them to [email protected] or send them to:

IRB Office
P.O Box 5299
M/S: 315-4C-QM
Tacoma, WA 98415-5299


If you are comfortable communicating via email, it is the preferred method. The email address is [email protected].