Human Research Ethics and Site Specific Authorisation
The Monash Health Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) and a Human Research Ethics Low Risk Review Panel are responsible for reviewing proposals involving Monash Health patients, staff and resources. In addition, the Monash Health HREC also offer a HREC Review Only service for researchers external to Monash Health. The HREC and Low Risk Review Panel function in accordance with the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research.
Monash Health is accredited under the National Mutual Acceptance Process for the review of clinical trials and is certified under the NHMRC Harmonisation of Multi-Site Ethical Review (HoMER).