UCL Research Ethics


Guidance, training and resources

Access guidance, resources, and training to help you with applying for ethical approval or reviewing an application at UCL.
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Writing an information sheet and consent form

Advice on how to design a Participant Information Sheet for your research study.

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Checklist for applicants and reviewers

What to consider when submitting or reviewing a research ethics application.

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Avoiding common mistakes

Tips on how to avoid mistakes when applying for ethical approval that may result in your application being returned.

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Access guidance for specific types of research and codes of conduct for your specialism.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions about ethics approvals and working with participants.

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Training for applicants and reviewers on research ethics and associated processes.

Page last updated: March 2023