Information about how to start a research project including the application processes and how to report on your project's progress.
Health and medical research improves people's health and wellbeing.
There are guidelines and standards that must be met to ensure research is ethically sound.
You need to apply for a research governance review, which includes a site-specific assessment (SSA) before your research can start.
After your research project has been granted ethics approval and governance authorisation, you'll need to report on your project's progress.
Last updated: December 2022