Research Ethics Board (REB)

Research Ethics Board

The purpose of a Research Ethics Board (REB) is to ensure that research studies are ethical and that the rights, welfare and dignity of study participants are protected.  As of September 2015, the REB has approved over 760 studies. The REB reports to the Board of Trustees of Lakeridge Health. 

Membership of the REB includes people with knowledge of:

  • Ethics, privacy and legal matters;
  • Expertise in the relevant fields and methodologies, including doctors, nurses pharmacists, paramedics and managers;
  • Statistics; and
  • Community.

The REB meets monthly, 11 times per year. Click here to view submission and meeting dates.

Contact

If you would like more information about the Lakeridge Health REB, or if you have questions, please contact:

Yvonne Mais
Research Liaison

Lakeridge Health
Room 2C-086 (C-wing)
1 Hospital Court
Oshawa, ON
L1G 2B9

Tel: 905-576-8711 ext. 2745
Email: Yvonne Maisymais@lakeridgehealth.on.ca