Each new Protocol Submission Should Include:
One (1) original plus 13 copies (copies should be double-sided and stapled) of the entire protocol, consent form, checklist; and one copy of investigator's curriculum vitae (Principal Investigators and Co-Investigators) unless these CVs have been submitted to the Research Ethics Office within the last year.
If the protocol involves any type of advertising, the REB requires:
- 14 copies of the advertisement. No specific dollar amount of payment to subjects should be listed in the advertisement.
Dr. Robert Levitan, Chair, Research Ethics Board, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, may be contacted by research subjects to discuss their rights. Dr.Levitan may be reached by telephone at: 416-535-8501 ext 34020. This information should be included on all CAMH consent forms.
Reminder: When submitting a new study, researchers are reminded that the Principal Investigator or Co-Investigators cannot also sign as Head of Department on the TAHSN application.
PLEASE INCLUDE IN ALL CONSENT FORMS THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
As part of the Research Services Quality Assurance Program, this study may be monitored and/or audited by a member of the Quality Assurance Team. Your research records and CAMH records may be reviewed during which confidentiality will be maintained as per CAMH policies and extent permitted by law".
Please verify if your consent forms reflect recent changes in the phone extension of the REB Chair, Dr. Robert Levitan extension 34020.
CVs and TCPS should be uploaded to RTED site.- http://portal1/sites/rted
Please do not include in the hard copy submission or send electronically.
In addition to hard copy submission, please submit an electronic copy of New Protocol to: Evelyn.Prasad@camh.ca
Note: Submission should include identical documents as that submitted in hard copy format. Do not merge the electronic file into 1 PDF file (send as separate documents).