MUHC Research Ethics Board (REB) Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's)

IMPORTANT

As of February 24, 2017, NEW MUHC-REB SOPs are in effect. 

Major changes:
The REB can decide to terminate a study after certain delays:
-  See MUHC-REB SOP 401.001, 5.1.2. b “The researcher is granted a 6 months delay to respond to any request from the REB”
-  See MUHC-REB SOP 406.001 5.4.5. “A lapse in approval of more than 30 days may result in termination of the study.”

Minor change:
SOP # 404.001 has been replaced with SOP # 405.002 (Ongoing review, Reportable events procedures)

MUHC-REB SOPs & concordance with N2/CAREB SOPs

MUHC-REB CODE

Title 

Effective Date

100 - General Administration

106.002

Signatory Authority

2017-03-31

400 - Reviews of Research

401.001_2

REB Review Decisions

2017-02-24

402.001_1Delegated Review2017-02-24
403.001_3Initial Review - Criteria for REB Approval2017-02-24
404.001Informed Consent Form Requirements and DocumentationForthcoming
405.002_1Ongoing REB Review Activities2017-02-24
406.001Continuing Review2017-02-24
407.001Suspension or Termination of REB Approval2017-02-24
408.001Research Completion2017-02-24

Download Table of Concordance MUHC-REB SOPs with N2/CAREB SOPs