Research Ethics and Compliance (IRB)
The Research Ethics Office (IRB) promotes the highest level of scholarly and ethical conduct in research involving human participants carried out by Faculty, staff and students on campus and/or in more than one of its affiliated hospitals, by:
- Facilitating the review process through guidance and support to the researchers in the preparation and submission of their proposals;
- Developing and implementing policies and procedures that ensure research compliance with provincial, national and international guidelines;
- Promoting education and ongoing training for researchers and IRB members.