Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians

RRB Submission/Approval Flow Chart

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RRB Meeting Schedule

TMBCI Research Protection Act was adopted into law July 31, 2014. It is a violation of the law to bypass the Research Review Board before conducting any type of research or data collection of the TMBCI tribe. 

Please adhere to all policy and procedures for submitting a research or data collection proposal in the outline below.

Research Review Board

Protocol Submission Deadline is the 28th of each month.
Research Review Board convenes the second Wednesday of each month.

The TMBCI Research Review Board consists of highly qualified tribal members who are responsible for the oversight and approval of all research and systemic collection of data on the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indian Reservation and adjacent lands. The Research Review Board is a board of volunteers who receive no monetary gain but are simply committed to improving the quality of life through culturally competent, custom fit research.