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School-specific Requirements

To find out further details on your School's process see below:

School of Chemistry Food and Pharmacy

School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences

Other Schools

School of Chemistry Food and Pharmacy

The Ethics Application form and supporting documents must be submitted for internal review to Barbara Parr, MINIMUM of 2 weeks prior to any submission deadline to UREC/School

Ethics Application Form

Example Consent Form

Example Personal Information Sheet

Data Managment Plan (for all UREC applications)

For all studies which will be using the Hugh Sinclair Unit of Human Nutrition, please also complete the correct Consent Form, Adverse Events Form and Medical and Lifestyle Questionnaire.

Hugh Sinclair Unit - Consent Form

Hugh Sinclair Medical & Lifestyle Questionnaire

Hugh Sinclair - Adverse Events Form

If your project involves the taking of blood samples, you should also refer to the information sheet and consent form for the taking of blood samples - Annex D1 (PDF-83kb)

Process

Send in a word document, via email to Barbara Parr b.l.parr@reading.ac.uk a minimum of at least 2 weeks prior to any submission deadlines completed copies of:-

  • Ethics Application Form
  • appropriate Consent form
  • Any information sheet for participants
  • any other supporting papers

On receipt, arrangements will be made for the application to be reviewed by an internal reviewer within the School. Once reviewed satisfactorily, the PI should add the name of the internal reviewer and then sign and date electronically and return to to Barbara Parr b.l.parr@reading.ac.uk who will obtain signed approval from Head of Department, the Hugh Sinclair Manager and Research Nurse (if using HSU) and if being submitted to UREC, the Ethics Chair (Julie Lovegrove or Bob Rastall). Once finalised this will then be submitted to UREC or if using the School Exceptions route, will be given School approval by the relevant Department Ethics Lead.

Any queries, please contact Barbara on extension 8453 b.l.parr@reading.ac.uk

School Research Ethics contacts
Administrator - Mrs Barbara Parr
Chair - Professor Julie Lovegrove
Deputy Chair - Professor Bob Rastall
Ethics Leads for Food - Professor Julie Lovegrove/Professor Bob Rastall
Ethics Lead for Chemistry - Professor Rainer Cramer
Ethics Lead for Pharmacy - Dr Amelia Hollywood

School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences

Information to be updated soon. In the meantime contact your School's Research Ethics Committee directly or the University Research Ethics Committee.


Other Schools

Information to be updated soon. In the meantime contact your School's Research Ethics Committee directly or the University Research Ethics Committee.

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