The Ideate Biosafety (IBC) application provides a comprehensive electronic management system for the development, submission, review and management of research protocols involving infectious agents, radioisotopes, genetic material, etc. It facilitates close collaboration of researchers, department administrators, associated research personnel, department heads, IBC (Biosafety) staff, IBC (Biosafety) committee members, and any other internal/external reviewers. Logic-driven application forms guide investigators through applicable requirements based on the nature of their Study. The system automates task assignments and distribution of IBC (Biosafety) communications. The application provides Office Management support for one or more Committees, including: Committee membership and meeting schedules, automatic generation of Agendas and Minutes, and reporting capabilities.