REB Resource Links

Canadian

Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans (TCPS-2) Canada:   http://www.pre.ethics.gc.ca/eng/policy-politique/initiatives/tcps2-eptc2/Default/

Canadian Association of Research Ethics Boards (CAREB): http://careb-accer.org

Canadian General Standards Board: Research ethics oversight of biomedical clinical trials: http://www.publications.gc.ca/site/eng/9.840128/publication.html

National Council on Ethics in Human Research (NCEHR): http://ncehr-cnerh.org/

Health Canada: Health Canada - Therapeutic Products Directorate: http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/dhp-mps/prodpharma/index-eng.php

  

U.S.A.

Office for Human Research Protections - US Dept of HHS (OHRP): http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/

Department of Health and Human Services (NIH): http://ohsr.od.nih.gov/

 
International

Nuremberg Code:
https://history.nih.gov/research/downloads/nuremberg.pdf

Belmont Report: http://www.fda.gov/ohrms/dockets/ac/05/briefing/2005-4178b_09_02_Belmont%20Report.pdf

Helsinki Declaration:   https://www.wma.net/policies-post/wma-declaration-of-helsinki-ethical-principles-for-medical-research-involving-human-subjects/

USA "Common Rule" 45 CFR 44: http://www.hhs.gov/ohrp/humansubjects/commonrule/index.html

 
Privacy

CIHR Best Practices for Protecting Privacy in Health Research:   http://www.cihr-irsc.gc.ca/e/29072.html

Privacy Commissioner: Best Practices for Protecting Individual Privacy in Conducting Survey Research:
https://www.ipc.on.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/Best-Practices-for-Protecting-Individual-Privacy-in-Conducting-Survey-Research.pdf

Best Practices for Health Research Involving Children and Adolescents:
http://www.pediagen.org/ressources/Best_Practices_En_20120127.pdf


Tutorials

TCPS - 2 Online Tutorial: http://www.pre.ethics.gc.ca/eng/education/tutorial-didacticiel/

National Institute of Health computer-based course for Protecting Human Research Participants: http://phrp.nihtraining.com/users/login.php

McMaster REB Chart review Tutorial: http://ethics.mcmaster.ca/chart/