Requirements for Ethics Submission
Prior to all submissions to the ACT Health Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) please ensure all study personnel are familiar with the following:
Requirements for Ethics Submission:
The meeting dates for applications for full HREC consideration are here:
The ACT Health HREC membership is available here:
The meeting dates for applications for Low Risk Sub-Committee consideration are here:
Application Submission Process
All applications will be evaluated via appropriate HREC review. All ethics considerations are made in accordance with guidance provided through the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research, ICH-GCP, and Values and Ethics - Guidelines for Ethical Conduct in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research. Research involving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities should also seek guidance from the AIATSIS Guidelines for Ethical Research in Australian Indigenous Studies (GERAIS).
Example protocol templates are provided, however these may be varied as required:
The following are additional application process details based on the type of ethics application.