Research Ethics Board

The North York General Hospital Research Ethics Board (REB) works with investigators to ensure that all research involving human participants or human materials conducted within and on behalf of North York General meets the current scientific and ethical standards of safety, confidentiality and quality to protect research participants.

The REB adheres to diverse national and international key ethical documents and guidelines such as the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans (TCPS 2); the International Conference on Harmonization (ICH): Good Clinical Practices (GCP); and the Personal Health Information and Protection Act (PHIPA) Ontario.

The Federal wide Assurance (FWA) number of NYGH REB is FWA00009323