Researcher wearing mask, holding test-tube, DNA, Molecular structures, atoms,Vitruvian man imagery


Welcome to the Research Ethics Office (IRB) of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

The Research Ethics Office (Institutional Review Board) promotes the highest level of scholarly and ethical conduct in research involving human participants carried out by Faculty, staff and students on campus, off 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.

Submission - Guidance for ensuring seamless submissions

Current Deadlines - Scheduled meeting dates and deadlines for submissions

Forms Guidelines & Training - Providing researchers with the necessary tools for success


Electronic Research Admin Portal 

An online management system for ethics submission, review and approval of research involving humans

Access to eRAP

Hands holding a laptop computer

Next IRB Meeting

August 19, 2024

Check Meeting Deadlines

Hand holding pen, writing into a calendar

Back to top