For immediate release –
Ottawa, ON (January 13, 2017)
Last October, the Panel on Research Ethics released the proposed revisions to the 2nd edition of the Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans – or TCPS 2 (2014) – for public comment. Written comments on the proposed revisions to the Policy will continue to be accepted until January 31, 2017.
This consultation is in keeping with the Panel’s mandate to ensure that the TCPS continues to evolve. The set of proposed revisions to TCPS 2 (2014) is available online. A summary of the recommendations is provided in 'Highlights of Changes.'
All comments received will be posted with identifiable information to the Panel’s website after the closing of the comment period. If you do not wish to have your comments posted, please indicate that clearly at the beginning of your submission.
Please e-mail your comments by January 31, 2017 or mail them to:
Secretariat on Responsible Conduct of Research
16th Floor Mailroom
350 Albert Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 1H5