University, NHS and R&D contacts

University, NHS and R&D Information

The School has three ethics committees who oversee all ethics applications, reviews and approvals. Any queries regarding ethical aspects of a research project should be discussed with the project supervisor or the relevant Ethics Committee Chair and/or School Research Manager. 

School Ethics Contacts

University Research Ethics Committee

  • University Research Ethics Committee is a sub committee of the University Research Committee. The University Research Ethics Committee works in parallel with the School and considers all requests for ethical approval which may have ethical implications or those applications which also require scrutiny from an external ethical body, eg: NHS. 

External Ethics and R&D

UK NHS R&D Offices.

For all multicentre studies, contact the NHS Research Scotland Permissions Coordinating Centre.

NHS Ethics Committees in Scotland