Forms and Guidelines

Forms - ***Mandatory human research ethics training*** - All McGill students (undergraduate, graduate, postdoctoral), faculty and staff must have completed the Tri-Council Policy Statement2 (TCPS2) online tutorial BEFORE submitting an application for review. Supervisors of student applicants will also be required to complete the tutorial before submission for review. To complete the online tutorial go to the TCPS2 Course on Research Ethics (CORE) website ( and create an account selecting McGill as your institution. Completion can then be verified online by the REB office. You will also be able to print a certificate of completion for your records. The tutorial is available in English and French.  

REB Application.doc


Renewal Request/Study Closure Form.doc

Unanticipated Issues Report.doc




Consent Template

Appeal Procedures

Institutional support to researchers in maintaining promises of confidentiality

McGill Policy on the Ethical Conduct of Research Involving Human Participants

Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans

Plan d'action ministériel en éthique de la recherche et en intégrité scientifique