The University Research Ethics Board (UREB) is the governing body of ethical conduct for research involving humans or their data at Mount Saint Vincent University (MSVU). To ensure that all research conforms to the minimum ethical standards and requirements as set out in the Tri-Council Policy Statement (TCPS), please review the following REB Policies.

Please note: These documents do not automatically constitute research ethics compliance. Researchers must obtain research ethics clearance prior to beginning the research.

If researchers have questions or concerns, please contact

REB.POL.001 – University Research Ethics Policy – October 2020

REB.POL.002 – UREB Terms of Reference ( see Senate By-Law 14.13) – February 2020

REB.POL.003 – University Research Ethics Compliance Policy – November 2018

RESO.POL.001 – Policy on Responsible Conduct of Research – October 2020

CRP.POL.003 – Conflict of Interest in Research Policy – October 2020