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SOPs, Guidelines & Regulations



Table of Content

REB SOP 101 - Introduction

REB SOP 102 - Glossary

REB SOP 104 - Activities Requiring REB Review

REB SOP 105 - SOP Policy Development and Maintenance


REB SOP 201 - Duties of REB Members


Guidelines and Regulations



PHIA Toolkit for Custodians: A Guide to the Personal Health Information Act. Halifax (NS):
Department of Health and Wellness; 2013.

PHIA – Personal Information International Disclosure Protection Act-Nova Scotia Bill 19 


–Tri-Council Policy Statement: Ethical Conduct for Research Involving Humans, December 2010. Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, and Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada. 

CIHR Best Practices for Protecting Privacy in Health Research. Ottawa (ON): Canadian Institutes of Health Research; 2005.  

Secondary Use of Personal Information in Health Research: Case Studies. Ottawa (ON): Canadian Institutes of Health Research; 2002. 

ICH – GCP: International Council on Harmonization – Good Clinical Practice

Health Canada - Food and Drug Regulations: Division 5  - Clinical Trials

Health Canada - Drugs & Health Products-Acts and Regulations 

Health Canada - Drugs & Health Products-Enforcement Activities 



World Health Organization (WHO) – Handbook for Good Clinical Research Practice

The IWK Health Centre is respected for its world-class research into disorders and diseases affecting women, children, youth and families and is home to many leading research centres. 

Learn more about our research centres by visiting one of the links below.