Stewardship of Management Operations – Research Ethics

 

Procedure

Category: Board of Health
Subject: Stewardship of Management Operations –  Research Ethics
Division: N/A
Procedure Number: CA.45.02.411
Effective Date: October 5, 2016

PROCEDURE

This procedure will address the following goals/objectives in the Ontario Public Health Organizational Standards1:

  • Research Ethics.

Senior Management shall establish, maintain and implement policies and procedures related to research ethics that reflect accepted standards of practice.

A report will be provided to the Board of Health each year. 

The report will describe the activities of the Research Ethics Committee in the previous year. It will also include information about the research ethics reviews that occurred:

  • The number of research ethics reviews that occurred within the previous year;
  • The number of reviewed projects that were approved with no amendments;
  • The number of reviewed projects that were approved with minimal amendments; and
  • The number of reviewed projects that were not approved.

REFERENCES AND RELATED FORMS, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES

Corresponding Policy:  CA.45.01.400 Stewardship of Management Operations

1 Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and Ministry of Health Promotion and Sport. (February 2011). Ontario Public Health Organizational Standards (Revised Catalogue No. 015523 ISBN 978-1-4435-5469-5 (PDF)). Ontario. Queen’s Printer for Ontario 2011.

CONTACT FOR INQUIRIES

Director, Administrative Services

APPROVED BY

Chair of the Board of Health