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About MREB

MREB's Mandate

MREB is the McMaster University Research Ethics Board. It is responsible for reviewing all non-medical research involving human participants carried out by McMaster faculty, students and staff to ensure the safety and well-being of human participants.

MREB ensures compliance with Canada’s Tri-Council Policy Statement on the Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans.

In addition the Board is responsible for educating the University community and setting University policies with respect to research involving human participants. Board members represent a broad range of disciplines and faculties, especially those in which non-medical research with humans takes place.

Meeting Schedule

Student Research Ethics Committees