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.