Research Ethics Board

Policies and Guidance Documents

National Ethical Guidelines

Standards and procedures governing research involving human subjects in Canada.

TCPS 2 (2014) -- 2nd edition of Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans – is the official human research ethics policy of the Agencies.

TCPS 2 2014 Companion Documents:

The following document offers comparisons between TCPS 2 (2010) and TCPS 2 (2014):

TCPS 2 Archives:

The following documents relate to previous versions of the policy that have now been replaced by TCPS 2 (2014):

International Guidelines on Clinical Research

Responsibilities and expectations of all participants in the conduct of clinical trials, including investigators, monitors, sponsors and REBs.