NIODA'sHuman Research Ethics Committee
The NIODA Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) is a permanent sub committee of the Academic Board of Governance. Its role is to act as the final point of reference for ethical concerns for all NIODA research activity and for other matters of ethics pertaining to the institute as a whole.
- Keeping in touch with current practices of accepted ethical behaviour in academic research
- Ensuring NIODA ethics policies and procedures reflect such behaviour, and
- Reviewing and approving all ethics applications for research undertaken in the institute (both staff and students) that involves humans
The HREC reports to the Academic Board of Governance through quarterly reports and an annual written report. Each report details NIODA’s research ethics activity with recommendations for quality improvements. The annual report is also be included as data in NIODA’s annual strategic review undertaken by the Board of Governance.
Experience & Expertise
Keeping in touch with current practices of accepted ethical behaviour in academic research.
NIODA ethics policies and procedures reflect current best practice.
Reviewing & Approving
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