University Research Services

University Research Services
University Research Services
Please note the link to the TCPS 2 CORE tutorial has changed, please visit the new webpage here.
 

The Queen's University Health Sciences and Affiliated Teaching Hospitals Research Ethics Board (HSREB)

The Principal of Queen's University has invested in the Health Sciences and Affiliated Teaching Hospitals Research Ethics Board (HSREB) the authority to review proposed research involving human participants that is being conducted under the auspices of Queen's University. HSREB primarily reviews health science research, including all human participant research being conducted at the affiliated teaching hospitals (Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KGH and HDH Sites), Kingston General Health Research Institute (KGHRI), Providence Care Centre (PCC) and Ongwanada. The HSREB is also a Clinical Trials Ontario (CTO) Qualified REB. 

Queen's Federalwide Assurance Number:  FWA00004184. HSREB IRB Number: IRB00001173.

Have you read the HSREB Spring Newsletter for 2019 (PDF, 664 KB)?
 

Double Check: Have you double checked your consent form against the new HSREB LOI/CF Checklist (DOC, 57 KB) yet?

Participant Concerns
RESEARCH COMPLAINT PROCESS
Talk to Us
If you have concerns regarding a research study conducted under the authority of Queen’s University, Kingston General Hospital, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Providence Care Centre, or the Kingston Frontenac Lennox & Addington Health Unit; please contact the Office of Research Ethics.
Our Contact information
Toll Free Telephone in North America: 1-844-535-2988 Email: HSREB Chair at clarkaf@queensu.ca
Our Role
Your welfare is our concern. If you have any ethics concerns or complaints about a research study, please contact the HSREB Ethics Office.
What We Will Do
• We will listen to you and address your concerns,
• We will respect your confidentiality,
• We will keep you informed about the progress of the review and its conclusion.
HSREB has the authority to stop a research study until action has been taken to remedy the identified problem
Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
Contact Us
Name and Title Email Phone Number
Dr. Andrew Winterborn
Director
For scheduling, please contact Mallory Walker
613-533-3047
Jennifer Couture
Manager, Research Ethics Compliance
613-533-6000
ext. 78223
Crystal McCracken
Ethics Compliance Advisor

crystal.mccracken@queensu.ca

613-533-6000
ext. 75826
Aline Costa Da Silva Asselstine
Ethics Coordinator (HSREB)

acds@queensu.ca

613-533-6000
ext.77000
Mallory Walker
Ethics and Office Assistant
mallory.walker@queensu.ca
613-533-6000
ext. 74105