Human Participants

Ethics review and approval of research involving humans must be obtained before any recruitment or data collection occurs. There are two offices that administer the review process for the 5 McGill REBs. 

Research Involving Humans

Ethics review and approval of research involving humans must be obtained before any recruitment or data collection occurs. The ethics review is conducted by one of the 5 McGill Research Ethics Boards (REBs) or by the REB of one of the McGill affiliated institutions listed below. The relevant REB to apply to primarily depends on departmental or faculty affiliation. Investigators located in, or who wish to recruit from or conduct research in, one of the McGill affiliated institutions listed below, must apply directly to the REB of that institution.

Click on the relevant REB listed below to redirect to their website for specific application instructions, forms, submission deadlines and contact information.