Research

Human Research Ethics Committee

It is a requirement of the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) that all medical or scientific research conducted on humans must be reviewed and approved by a properly constituted human research ethics committee. All research involving humans should conform to the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research (NHMRC:2007).

Meeting Dates
Research Applications
HREC Membership 


Ethics Research Policy
     Ethics Checklist  
     Ethics Research Process Flow Chart


Useful Links

National Ethics Application Form
National Health and Medical Research Council
National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research   Updated May 2013
Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research  


If you have a complaint about the Research Process please contact Diane More at hrec@wghg.com.au.