A draft guidance text is available below for REBs who wish to issue a statement regarding research conduct and review given the COVID-19 situation.
French translation to follow shortly.
We will list other guidance as it becomes available. (Updated Oct. 7, 2020)
Hastings Centre: https://www.thehastingscenter.org/
University of Guelph: https://www.uoguelph.ca/research/article/2019-novel-coronavirus-information
Trillium Health Partners: http://trilliumhealthpartners.ca/researchandinnovation/Pages/Research-Ethics-Board.aspx
University of Ottawa: https://research.uottawa.ca/ethics/guidelines-covid-19
University of Toronto: https://research.utoronto.ca/covid-19
- For information regarding research at Western University:https://www.uwo.ca/coronavirus/research.html
- For Human Research Ethics information:https://www.uwo.ca/research/ethics/human/ohre_communications.html
The Health Sciences North Research has provided their Procedures for Remote Attendance at REB Meetings – see below.
REB Guidance during COVID-19 Outbreak
REB Guidance during COVID-19 Outbreak (March 23)
CIHR List of COVID-19 Resources
Suggestions de mesures pour COVID-19 (23 mars)
HSNRI Procedures for Remote Attendance at REB Meetings