Ethics and Good Research Practice


The Ethics and Goods Research Practice training session provides SPHPM staff and students with an understanding of what constitutes good practice in research and what factors make research ethical or unethical.

The session will increase awareness of the kinds of ethical issues that arise in clinical research. Participants will learn about national and international guidelines on ethics in research and the current system of HREC review.

Course outline

This course covers:

●  Historical perspectives on research ethics
Focuses on the creation of research ethics principles

●  Informed consent
What's good and bad in our current process

●  ICH / GCP
Guidelines for clinical research; streamlining ethical review

●  Privacy and confidentiality in research
Current legislation and guidelines

Who should attend?

This course is offered to all SPHPM staff and compulsory for all SPHPM doctoral students.

This is not an accredited course. For SPHPM researchers seeking to obtain TransCelerate accredited ICH GCP accreditation, completion of this course makes you eligible to enrol in the Refresher ICH Good Clinical Practice course.

While the information contained herein was correct at the date of publication, Monash University reserves the right to alter procedures, fees and regulations should the need arise.