All students and staff who wish to undertake research activities need to apply for ethical approval before commencing their research. Please ensure current forms are used.
FREC - Submission Guidelines (July 2019)
Guide for Taught Students
Taught Student Flow Chart
Staff and Research Student Flow Chart
HLS Ethics Application and Review Process (video)
IRAS Application Process (video)
Preliminary Ethics Review Form:
Taught Student Preliminary Ethics Review Form
PHD Preliminary Ethics Review Form
A. NAME FREC Ethics Application Form
B. NAME Research Proposal
C. NAME Consent Form
D. NAME Participant Information Sheet
E. NAME RISK FREC - Taught Student PROFORMA
Reviewer forms: Please submit two individual forms per taught student application
NAME FREC Reviewer Form
Amendment Application Forms:
FREC - Ethical Amendments Application Form
FREC - Amendement Reviewer Form
Data Collection Templates:
Example of a Focus Group PIS
Faculty Research Ethics Committee
Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
De Montfort University
Research and Innovation Office
3.35 Edith Murphy House
The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH
+44 (0) 116 207 8228 / +44 (0) 116 257 7864
Dr Douglas Gray Chair of HLS Faculty Research Ethics Committee +44 (0)116 257 7658
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