Policies + SOPs

This page provides a comprehensive listing of UBC policies, standard operating procedures, regulations and guidance that apply to research involving human subjects.

For information on policy and procedure beyond UBC, please consult the Canada, USA and International page.

UBC Policies

Policy #85: Scholarly Integrity
Policy #87: Research
Policy #89: Research and Other Studies Involving Human Subjects
Policy #97: Conflict of Interest

Standard Operating Procedures

These SOPs are used by the six UBC-affiliated Research Ethics Boards and are administered by the Office of Research Ethics.

Section 100: General Administration       
Section 200: REB Organization
Section 300: Functions and Operations
Section 400: Review of Research
Section 500: Reviews Requiring Special Consideration
Section 600: Communications
Section 700: Informed Consent
Section 800: Responsibilities of Investigators
Section 900: Quality Assurance