Research Policies

Policies Pertaining to Research within the Department of Medicine

Researchers within the Department of Medicine are responsible for understanding and abiding by all policies pertaining to general research, Faculty of Medicine policies, animal and human research studies, research and trust accounting, and information privacy and confidentiality, as they pertain to your work.

UBC Research Policies & Signing Resolutions

The primary policy governing research at UBC is Policy #87 – Research. All individuals participating in research are encouraged to read and understand this policy.

In addition to the general UBC research policy there are a number of specific UBC policies, Research & Trust Accounting policies and research institute policies which you are encouraged to familiarize yourself with. Finally, if you are working in one of the Senate approved research centres you are responsible for any local site policies which may not be found here.

Policy # Title Area
Res. 1 General Commitments and Agreements Research / UILO / ORS
Res. 11 Research Contracts and Agreements Research / UILO / ORS

A complete list of the UBC policies and signing resolutions is available through the University Counsel website.

UBC Affiliated REB Standard Operating Procedures

A complete list of the UBC affiliated REB Standard Operating Procedures is available through the Office of Research Ethics website.

UBC Finance Policies & Research Trust Accounting

Policies and Guidelines for Affiliated Research Institutions. A complete list of UBC Finance policies can be found on Finance website.

Research and Intellectual Property Policies: