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

News Items

RCSI Sponsorship Office SOP - 7 July 2023
The RCSI Sponsorship Office released an updated.....

Substantial Change to Application - 26 June 23
A substantial change to the application.....

Radiation Questions - 26 June 23
Beaumont Ethics (Medical Research) Committee released an.....

DPIA and TIA for Research and Clinical Trials - 7 May 23
The Beaumont Hospital Data Protection Officer (DPO) and Royal College of Surgeons DPO released a.....


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

Site Sign Off Process and SOP

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)