Ethics Filter Committee

It is a requirement that ALL research on human subjects (including their tissues, data and other materials) being undertaken by staff or students in the School of Biomedical Sciences will be reviewed by the School’s Ethics Filter Committee (EFC).

There is an on-line process for submission of applications. The Chief Investigator (CI) should ensure that all the relevant documentation has been completed, including:

  • RG1 (Application)
  • RG2 (peer review)
  • Consent form(s)
  • Participant Information Sheet(s)
  • Research Protocol
  • Statistical Model
  • CV of Chief Investigator

The below links provide useful information regarding conduction of research within Biomedical Sciences Research Institute. Forms and templates are available via the Templates menu below

Applications can be made using the link below and SEFC members can access their resources using the second link provided

Contact Information

Dr Pamela Magee
Chair of School of Biomedical Science Ethics Filter Committee
Lecturer Human Nutrition
Northern Ireland Centre for Food & Health (NICHE)
School of Biomedical Sciences
Tel: 028 701 24360