The University of Tasmania is dedicated to creating and maintaining an environment that promotes the responsible and ethical conduct of research in accordance with the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research (NHMRC, 2018).
The Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) reviews research conducted with or about humans, their data or tissue within Tasmania, in accordance with the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research (NHMRC, 2007, updated 2018).
The University of Tasmania Animal Ethics Committee (AEC) has been established under Tasmanian legislation to oversee the care and use of animals in research and teaching.
Ethics Review Manager
Ethics Review Manager (ERM) is a secure web-based system that manages all applications submitted to our Ethics Committees.
Research Ethics Committees
We are currently seeking expressions of interest for membership of the University of Tasmania Animal Ethics Committee (AEC) and the Tasmania Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC).
The Research Integrity and Ethics Unit is here to support our researchers. Please contact us with any questions relating to an ethics application, a clinical trial or a research integrity issue.