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Useful Links relating to Research Ethics

Links to School specific guidance

Specific guidance can be seen in Appendix A of the SPPS REC Procedures document [docx]


Links to general guidance on research ethics

Guidance on NHS Research Ethics Committee 

Information on data management, collecting personal data: data protection act requirements

Information on Research Ethics (including Ethical Issues in Research – informed consent etc.)

Information on the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Framework for Research Ethics The aim of the Framework is to ensure that all research which is funded by the ESRC meets ethical standards

Cardiff University's policy on safeguarding Children and Vulnerable Adults [PDF]

Information on academic misconduct can be accessed via section 4 of Cardiff University’s Research Governance Framework

Information on the University’s Health and Safety policies

Heath and Safety at the Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Definition of relevant material covered by the HTA

Cardiff University HTA webpage (with access to downloadable SOPs):