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Research Involving Humans: Annual Research Ethics Workshop

by Research & Innovation

December 5, 2019

DATE: Monday January 13, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. -12:00 noon

LOCATION: CIBC Hall – 3rd Floor, McMaster University Student Centre

This morning seminar will cover ethical issues related to research involving human participants and gives graduate students a chance to talk to the REBs to get practical advice about how to prepare an ethics application form.


Principles of Ethics in Human Research by Dr. Lisa Schwartz, Arnold L. Johnson Chair in Health Care Ethics, Professor, Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact

A Case Study: Review and small group discussion of an actual ethics proposal for research involving humans facilitated by Research Ethics Board members and staff

Question & Answer period with the chairs of McMaster’s 2 REBs  (HiREB and MREB) regarding students research projects

Light refreshments provided at 8:30 AM
Co-hosted by McMaster’s two Research Ethics Boards and the School of Graduate Studies.

Please register online by January 12 at:


Or contact or ext. 23142