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SPECIAL NOTICE

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Processes Concerning Research Protocols During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Purpose: With the activation of SOP 5.503 (REB Review During Publicly Declared Emergencies), the REB may, during a publicly declared emergency “follow a modified review and operations plan”. The purpose of this Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) is to inform the processes concerning research protocols during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

IWK Research Services Standard Operating Procedures Research Ethics

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SUBMISSION & MEETING DATES

Submission Dates 2020:

October 6, 2020
November 3, 2020
December 1, 2020

 

Meeting Dates 2020:

September 15, 2020
October 20, 2020
November 17, 2020
December 15, 2020

 

Meeting Dates 2021:

January 19, 2021 – IWK Board Retreat
February 16, 2021
March 16, 2021
April 20, 2021
May 18, 2021
June 15, 2021
July 20,2021
August – no meeting in August
September 21, 2021
October 19, 2021
November 16, 2021
December 21, 2021

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REB Submissions Requiring Delegated Review (minimal risk):

  • May be submitted at any time.
  • REB review comments are normally provided to the investigator within 14 days of submission.
  • It is recommended investigators avoid the deadline dates noted above when submitting delegated (minimal risk) projects, as reviews may be delayed if received on the deadline date for full board submissions.
  • Please also note, delegated submissions may be delayed during holiday periods or when the REB is experiencing increased volume, for example Summer studentship applications. Get your submissions in early!

 

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IWK Health Centre Research Services
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