How to navigate NHS Ethics and Governance

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Clare Skinner

Staff and students intending to submit applications involving NHS
patients for ethical review or wishing to know more about the
requirements of NHS ethical review. This session is intended for NON
Medicine and Health and FBS staff and students. It is recommended staff
and students in those faculties attend the faculty specific session

Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 10:00 to 12:00

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This session will guide you through the steps to obtaining permission to
carry out your research project within the NHS. We will work through an
ethics application, considering the steps required, including
sponsorship review and approval, demonstrating where guidance and advice
can be found and highlighting tips and hints based on our experience. We
will talk through NHS governance processes their purpose, including SSI
forms and how to manage NHS governance where NHS ethical review is not
required. We will provide an overview of the research passport system,
why it was introduced and who needs to access it. We will have time
available for questions and comments so bring your burning issue or
experience you wish to share.

Related Workshops: online resources on research ethics