Ethics assessment is required for all projects conducted within the CDHB
Within the CDHB means any of the following:
- CDHB patients
- CDHB facilities
- CDHB employees
- CDHB records
Once Ethics are assessed, CDHB Locality must be requested.
What next regarding ethics?
- Complete the HDEC online application form
- use firstname.lastname@example.org for locality authorisation from the CDHB
- Request CDHB locality from the Research Office
- Phone the Research Office on 03 364 1513
What next regarding privacy?
What information will you be collecting or will you be seeking to access?
There are strict laws and regulations around the use of health information that has been collected for patient care.
There are strict regulations around how research data is collected and stored.
Contact the research office for a flowchart about access and requirements.