Forms and Guidance Notes

Please note that Sara O'Shaughnessy will be on maternity leave until June 2017. All applications for REB approval can be emailed directly to the new REB submission inbox, Sara Birjandian,, is replacing Sara O’Shaughnessy as the new Fraser Health Research Ethics Board Coordinator and all ethics-related inquiries may be directed to her. 

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Submission Forms and Guidance Notes

Other Application Forms

Response Forms

Consent Form Templates


Alternate Word Glossary - University of Western Ontario Health Sciences Research Ethics Board
A glossary for lay terms to medical terminology. The glossary can be used to improve the readability of your informed consent form by following the principles of plain language, including replacing difficult words with easier ones.
Key Definitions
Definitions of words/phrases commonly used in Research Ethics.
A compilation of acronyms commonly used in Research Ethics.

Research Subject Complaints

Research Services