Additional Information

Opening a Research Finance Account

Once the contract has been finalized and HiREB approval has been obtained, a research account should be opened. You can find the form to be completed through Research Finance.

Research Integrity

Hamilton Health Sciences is committed to promoting research integrity. Investigators and Institutional Personnel shall strive to follow the best research practices honestly, accountably, openly and fairly in the search for and in the dissemination of knowledge. All research involving humans shall be conducted in a manner that is sensitive to the inherent worth of all human beings and the respect and consideration that they are due.

For more information, please read our Research Integrity Policy:  http://policy.hhsc.ca/Site_Published/hhsc/document_render.aspx?documentRender.IdType=6&documentRender.GenericField=&documentRender.Id=83467

Document Storage

As part of the clinical trials process , you may be required to store documents related to the clinical trial for a period of time. On-site storage is the responsibility of the Principal Investigator and requirements can be found in the RES Research Documentation Storage Protocol policy on corp-web.

For off-site storage, the sponsor is responsible for paying the costs. You can make your own arrangements, or contact Research Administration to arrange for storage through the office.  The spreadsheet Research Content Storage Spreadsheet is available on corpweb and must be completed and emailed to researchstoragereq@hhsc.ca