The risk profile of research applications determines the review process each application will be allocated to, and the associated timeframes for submission and review. Chapter 2.1 in the National Statement on Ethical Research in Humans (2023) provides guidance on the assessment of risk. Applications for Higher risk research will be reviewed by the Human Research Ethics Committee at it's next meeting.

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2024 HREC meeting dates
Meeting Date Submission Deadline
Thursday 8th February Thursday 11th January
Thursday 14th March Thursday 8th February
Thursday 11th April Thursday 7th March
Thursday 9th May Thursday 4th April
Thursday 13th June Thursday 9th May
Thursday 11th July Thursday 6th June
Thursday 8th August Thursday 4th July
Thursday 12th September Thursday 8th August
Thursday 10th October Thursday 5th September
Thursday 14th November Thursday 10th October
Thursday 5th December Thursday 7th November
Page last updated on 05/04/2024

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