NHS research ethics is governed by the Health Research Authority (HRA) to ensure patient safety and dignity is maintained at all times. For guidance on whether your study requires Research Ethics Committee (REC) review follow this link: http://www.hra-decisiontools.org.uk/ethics/
Applications for a review by RECs are submitted by the chief investigator on the national REC application form within the Integrated Research Application System (IRAS).
Further information is available from our Research Support Service; Noclor
Last updated13 Mar 2020