The Beaumont Hospital Ethics (Medical Research) Committee reviews applications to undertake research in Beaumont Hospital.

NEWS ITEM: RCSI Sponsorship Office Beaumont Hospital specific Insitutional Review SOP - updated May 2023
The Royal College in Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) Sponsorship Office released an updated .....

NEWS ITEM: Admin Change to Application - May 2023
A administrative change to the application.....

NEWS ITEM: Assisted Decision-Making Capacity Act 2015, and Amendment Act 2022 take effect - April 2023

NEWS ITEM: Beaumont Hospital and RCSI Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA) - March 2023
The Beaumont Hospital Data Protection Officer (DPO) and Royal College of Surgeons DPO released a.....

NEWS ITEM: HSE Consent Policy for Research Launched - Feb 2023

NEWS ITEM: Site (Beaumont Hospital) Sign off Process and SOP - updated Jan 2023
The Beaumont Hospital Director of Quality and Patient Safety released an updated.....

Amendments to the HRRs

Audit and Service Evaluation

Broad Consent - is it permissible?

Case Reports / Case Studies / Case Series

Copy of the Consent under the HRRs (as amended)

Challenges in identifying Data Controllers

DPIA / Data Protection Reviews

Health Research Data Protection Network

Health Research Regulations, Capacity and the HRCDC

Genetic Data - can it be anonymised?

Genomic Research

Public Patient Involvement (PPI)




Radiation Studies

Research Database

Retrospective Chart Review Studies

RCSI Hospital Group - Research Ethics Committees

Staff Survey Studies

The Irish Take - GDPR and Research

Third Parties and Contracts

Training Talk #1- How to complete a REC Application
(40 mins)(Dr. Lyndon Walker)(2021)

Training Talk #2- GDPR and Health Data
(35 mins)(plus 30 mins Q and A)(Ghent University DPO)(2021)

Training Talk #3- Health Research Regulations 2018
(30 mins)(HRB)(2018)

Training Talk #4- How to submit to Beaumont Ethics
(50 mins)(audio series)(Beaumont Ethics)(2022)