Research Ethics Board

Frequently Asked Questions

Please contact the Office of Research Ethics to seek clarification of the FAQ guidance answers or to suggest questions you may have to add to our page. The REB welcomes your suggestions in order to improve the experiences of researchers while we work together on the ethical and administrative requirements of your research involving human participants.

FAQ Categories:

I. INITIAL SUBMISSION

  1. Application Preparation
  2. Application Submission
  3. Form 1 or Form 1C
  4. Signed Informed Consent or Verbal Informed Consent Script for Research
  5. Supporting Research Documents

II. DECISION MAKING

III. CONTINUING REVIEW REPORTING REQUIREMENTS

  1. General
  2. Adverse Event Reporting
  3. Modification to Approved Research Request
  4. Annual Approval Request
  5. Completion of Research Request