advance of e HREC meeting For fur er information about research applications and committee processes, please refer to e following webpages – ‘How to prepare an application’ and ‘Committees, meetings & dates’. E ics approval at Barwon Heal, once given, is provided on an ongoing basis subject to e submission. Barwon Heal has a vibrant research culture and enviable track record in research achievements. is research activity is supported by e REGI Unit, located in Kitchener House. e REGI Unit is an organisational unit of e Research Directorate and manages e many aspects of research compliance, research e ics applications and review processes. e BH HREC delegates au ority to e RRC to approve low risk projects. Projects at are approved rough e RRC shall be noted and ratified at e following HREC meeting. 2. Review by e BH HREC. e BH HREC is a formally constituted HREC accredited by e NHMRC. Committees, meetings and dates. Audits, QA and Negligible risk applications. Prior approval applications. Low risk applications. Greater an low risk applications. All research projects submitted to Barwon Heal HREC receive simultaneous governance review. Last Modified: ursday, 21 ch . Related Links. Online Forms. TGA Clinical. Barwon Heal HREC amendments should be submitted as per e HREC Meeting & Submission Close Dates. Please submit all amendments via E ics Review Manager (ERM) using e Amendment Request Sub-Form (if e research project is not on ERM, please follow e instructions wi in e ERM Guide at e top of is page). Applying for a Barwon Heal Reference number. your project will be reviewed by e Human Research E ics Committee (HREC). Please see e Committees, meetings & dates webpage for e HREC's meeting and submission close dates. How to prepare a low risk research application. RRC/HREC Meeting Dates Research Review Committee (RRC) Submission Date Meeting Date No meeting in uary 26/01/ 09/02/ REGI Unit, or by e full RRC and/or HREC. Barwon Heal employs a two-staged committee review process for new project applications, based on e level of risk carried by e project. Barwon Heal Site. Submit a 'Victorian Medical Physicists Risk Assessment Form' to Barwon Heal Medical Physicist, Dr Alex Merchant via email [email protected] or phone (03) 4215 0404. If Alex is unavailable, an external medical physics consultant can be engaged. Accordingly, Barwon Heal has established a mechanism to review, accept, and acknowledge e prior approval of research by o er NHMRC accredited HRECs. Applications for Barwon Heal acknowledgement of prior approval are reviewed out of session by e REGI Unit, as well as HREC members if appropriate, and are ratified by e Barwon Heal HREC. Barwon Heal Site Specific Contact Details. Complaints Contact Person. Name: Dr Giuliana Fuscaldo. Position: Manager - Research E ics, Governance & Integrity (REGI) Unit. Telephone: (03) 4215 3372. Email: [email protected] HREC Executive Officer/Local HREC . Barwon Heal Combined E ics & Governance Fees In order to meet e increasing costs associated wi provision of high quality e ics oversight, and in keeping wi e schedule of fees adopted by our Victorian peers, e Barwon Heal REGI Unit's fees have been updated, effective 12 February , as outlined in e table of fees below. For more information, e HREC committees TORs and meeting dates, see e REGI webpage. Or contact: Dr Giuliana Fuscaldo, Manager REGI Unit, Barwon Heal Email: [email protected] using e subject line: Human Research E ics Committee Chairperson - Geelong enquiry via E icalJobs. Telephone: (03) 4215 3372. Diversity and Inclusion. 04, · e Barwon Heal Human Research E ics Committee (BH HREC) reviews all research conducted by Barwon Heal staff or students involving human participants. e pri y role of e committee is to protect e welfare and e rights of participants in research. GENERATE A BARWON HEAL REFERENCE NUMBER (HREC). * to view e meeting and submission close dates for e HREC* Au or: LINDAV Created Date: 7/19/ 11:32:57 AM. e Barwon Heal Human Research E ics Committee (BH HREC) is required to monitor all approved research in accordance wi e National Statement on E ical Conduct in Human Research (2007). Part of e monitoring process includes e review of progress reports, final reports and self-audit checklists for approved research. About Barwon heal . Barwon Heal, based in Geelong, Victoria, is one of e largest and most comprehensive regional heal services in Australia, providing e full spectrum from pri y care, community services, aged care, rehabilitation, mental heal, . Barwon Heal is a major teaching hospital for e Deakin Medical School and has an active and growing research base. About e role. e Barwon Heal Human Research E ics Committee (BHHREC) reviews all research conducted by Barwon Heal . E ics and research governance in Alfred Heal is facilitated by e Office of E ics & Research Governance. E ics applications Applying to e Alfred E ics Committee for e ical approval of low risk or greater- an-low-risk e ics applications. Me odology/Principal findings Healing times were determined for all M. ulcerans cases treated by a single physician wi antibiotics at Barwon Heal, Victoria, . Barwon Heal Human Research E ics Committee (HREC) Lead Exam Assessor (2008—) IPEd Accredited Editor exams (all exams conducted to date: 2008, 2009, , , ) Member (–) City of Greater Geelong. Women in Community Life Advisory Committee. WORK WI ME. Address. HREC Human Research E ics Committee empowered to undertake e ical and scientific review and approval of Validation date For research governance: e date on which a valid Adapted wi permission from Barwon Heal Research Manual – Governance and E ics V1, . 5. relevant Human Research E ics Committee (HREC). If chosen as a lead site for a multiple centre study or for single site studies, Icon Cancer Foundation utilises e services of one of ree independent HRECs. Barwon Heal Created Date: 9/19/ :38:17 AM. Aim: To determine e incidence rate and risk factors for antibiotic toxicity in Australian patients treated for M. ulcerans disease. Me ods: An analysis of severe antibiotic complications was performed using data from a prospective cohort of M. ulcerans cases managed at Barwon Heal from 1 . Agreement, HREC & RGO approval to PI & ROM Clinical Start Up Lead / PI plans Site Initiation Meeting for Study Activation PI & ROM to fur er refine Protocol & Resources Discussion at relevant ICC Research Committee Endorsed by Committee Barwon Heal Created Date. Barwon Heal ’s Maternity Services provides bir ing support to more an 2500 families each year. Maternity Services provides a supportive environment where staff have access to: midwifery educators and clinical support midwifes who support our employees to grow and develop eir career and free training for staff around our leadership capability framework wi 30 free courses for staff. e Deakin University Human Research E ics Committee (DUHREC) DUHREC is comprised of two panels – one based at Geelong, and e o er in Melbourne. e composition of each panel complies wi e requirements of e National Statement on E ical Conduct in . An observational cohort study was performed on all confirmed M. ulcerans cases treated wi pri y rifampin-based medical erapy at Barwon Heal between ober 20 and ember and receiving 12 mon s of follow-up. One hundred irty-two . City Campus Emergency care (24 hrs). 300 Grattan Street (corner of Royal Parade) Parkville, Victoria 3050 Australia. Melway map 2B, ref A7. is hospital does . Toge er wi our community e Barwon Heal Foundation invests in excellence in medical services, facilities, education and research to advance heal. 21, · Queensland Heal are starting to phase out e use of e LNR form for low risk applications and moving tods utilising e HREA for all research. Please consult wi your local research office to ensure you are completing e correct form. Director of People and Culture-Ms Sandra Clubb. CEO, St Vincent’s Curran Foundation-Ms Shan ini Naidoo . Chief Executive Officer-A/Prof An ony Schembri AM. Chief Financial Officer and Director of Corporate Services-Mr Steven Carr. Director of Aboriginal Heal -Ms Pauline Deweerd. Director of Acute Care Services-Mr Todd McEwan. Director of Allied Heal and Community Services-Ms garet Lazar. Heal Service’s Human Research E ics Committee (HREC) reviewed and approved e ECOBSW Registry. To maintain compliance we are required to submit an annual progress report outlining recruitment and adverse events. Nil reported to date. 08 EVALUATION OF CANCER OUTCOMES BARWON SOU WEST REGISTRY QUALITY REPORT 2009 - . at your response to e issues raised by e Human Research E ics Committee (HREC) at eir meeting on. Barwon Heal . e Coordinating Principal Investigator (CPI) is responsible for notifying Principal Investigators (PI’s). Human Research E ics Committee Office for Research, Level 8 HSB. Children’s, Barwon Heal, Peninsula Heal Keep up to date wi NHMRC Clinical Trial activities: [email protected] 16 Dr Angela Watt Director Research Governance and E ics • Attend a HREC meeting • Ask – all squeaky wheels will be oiled. heal services in e region. Such research requires approval from a Human Research E ics Committee (HREC) which is registered wi e National Heal and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) for use of e data wi in e proposed research application. Confidentiality of Information. e study was approved by e Barwon Heal Human Research E ics Committee (BH 02/60) and e University of Melbourne's Human E ics committee (HREC No. 0200700). e study is registered wi bo e Australian Clinical Trial Registry (ACTR No. 12605000658617) and e International Standard Randomised Controlled Trial Number Register (ISRCTN. ERM Applications. Log. Email Address*. e study was approved by e Barwon Heal. Human Research E ics Committee (HREC), Eastern Heal HREC, 8,9 e largest prospective bone study to date (NCIC MA.27B wi 497 patients. At e date of data extraction, e average age of e cohort was 45.4 (standard deviation, SD) 12.5 years, comprising 74.4 females and 25.6 males wi a median EDSS of 3 (range 0–9). e cohort consisted of patients wi clinically isolated syndrome (CIS) 6.0, RRMS 68.8, secondary progressive MS (SPMS) 15.8, pri y progressive MS (PPMS. 04, · Background. Consumer satisfaction wi e acute-care experience could reasonably be expected to be higher amongst ose treated in e private sector compared to ose treated in e public sector given e former relies on high-level satisfaction of its consumers and eir subsequent recommendations to rive. , · Tobacco smoking is a highly prevalent, addictive behaviour and a key public heal priority. However available cessation erapies have low quit and high relapse rates, indicating an urgent need for more effective treatments. Predicated on promising preclinical and pilot clinical data, is paper presents a rationale and protocol for e trial of N-acetylcysteine (NAC) as a el anti-craving. Barwon Heal is Victoria’s largest regional heal service. We provide high quality, safe, people-focused care to more an 500,000 people in Geelong and Sou Western Victoria. Heal services. Introduction. Anaphylaxis is a severe IgE-mediated hypersensitivity reaction at is rapid in onset and potentially fatal. 1–3 Recently published international studies demonstrated at anaphylaxis fatality and admission rates are increasing, in particular medication-associated anaphylaxis. 4–6 e rate of documented antibiotic allergies, including presumed anaphylaxis, in Australian.