HSE Staff (CHO 6, 7 and 9) and REC Review

HSE Staff in the greater Dublin area (Community Health Organisations 6, 7 and 9 - Community Services), seeking to conduct research on staff and service users can apply to the Irish College of General Practitioners Research Ethics Committee.

HSE Community Services include disability services, mental health services, primary care, social care, care of older persons etc.

[Applies to HSE Staff in HSE Corporate Divisions and HSE National Services also]

11 March 2021

Please be advised that a number of HSE Research Ethics Committees are either not operational, not fully operational or have limited capacity due to resource or other constraints at the present time: -

  • Connolly Hospital
  • HSE North East
  • HSE Midland Area
  • HSE South East
  • In addition, there are significant capacity constraints on all of the acute Dublin Voluntary Hospital Research Ethics Committees at present -

    • Beaumont
    • Mater
    • St. Vincent's
    • Tallaght / St. James's
    • 22 March 2021