The electronic system utilized by the IRB (eIRB) is SHIeLDS. Here are some frequently asked questions and instructions to help guide through the process.

Please use your LSUHSC master user ID and password for SHIeLDS. If you need to reset your password, go to If you are locked out of the SHIeLDS site, a message is sent to a SHIeLDS administrator and they will assist in resetting your account.

For IRB related questions, please email: