Helpful Resources For Researchers
Biostatisticians from the NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre (CTC) will be onsite at Royal North Shore Hospital for a full day each fortnight to provide support via consultations.
To make use of this free consultation service, please email the Research Office.
Ministry of Health
Human Research Ethics Policies
As a NSW Public Health Organisation, we follow the policy directives and guidelines of the NSW Ministry of Health. The following policies and guidelines in particular guide the operations and practices of the HREC.
Human Research Governance Policies
Human Research Ethical Principle
Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)
NSW Guardianship Tribunal
A clinical trial conducted in NSW, which may include persons who are 16 years of age or older who are unable to provide informed consent to treatment, must have the approval of the Guardianship Tribunal under Part 5 of the
Guardianship Act 1987. Requirements for Guardianship review vary from state to state and investigators coordinating multi-state studies are advised to consult the relevant state Tribunal.
Privacy | Office of the NSW Privacy Commissioner
All research projects including low / negligible risk must comply with the NSW Privacy Act.