Research

Research Ethics

All research at Unisa must obtain ethics clearance. CAES has two Research Ethics Committees:

CAES Health Research Ethics Committee:

This Committee reviews applications for research that involves human participants (such as collection of data through questionnaires or interviews), plants, genetically modified organisms (GMOs), biomedical research, as well as environmental research.

The Committee is registered with the National Health Research Ethics Council (Registration # REC-170616-051)

Chairperson: Prof EL Kempen

Email: kempeel@unisa.ac.za

Deputy Chairperson: Prof MA Antwi

Email: antwima@unisa.ac.za

Administrator: Ms MJ Van Wyk

Email: vwykmj@unisa.ac.za

Meeting schedule for 2019:

Date of meeting Submission deadline
24 January 17 January
14 February 07 February
07 March 28 February
04 April 28 March
09 May 02 May
06 June 30 May
04 July 27 June
01 August 25 July
05 September 29 August
03 October 26 September
07 November 31 October
28 November 21 November

CAES Animal Research Ethics Committee:

This Committee reviews applications for research that involves animals.

Chairperson: Prof EL Kempen

Email: kempeel@unisa.ac.za

Administrator: Ms MJ Van Wyk

Email: vwykmj@unisa.ac.za

Meeting schedule for 2019:

Date of meeting Submission deadline
25 January 18 January
15 February 08 February
08 March 01 March
05 April 29 March
10 May 03 May
07 June 31 May
05 July 28 June
02 August 26 July
06 September 30 August
04 October 27 September
08 November 01 November
29 November 22 November

Ethics application documentation:

Last modified: Mon Jan 14 06:51:26 SAST 2019