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USQ Human Research Ethics Committee

<p>The University of Southern Queensland Human Research Ethics Committee (USQ HREC) is established and operates in accordance with the <a href="https://www.nhmrc.gov.au/about-us/publications/national-statement-ethical-conduct-human-research-2007-updated-2018" target="_blank">National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research, 2007 (updated 2018).
USQ HREC meeting dates

2022 Human Research Ethics Committee meeting dates

Submission date (close of business) Meeting date (scheduled time: 12:30pm)
Tuesday 24 May Tuesday 21 June
Tuesday 28 June Tuesday 26 July
Tuesday 2 August Tuesday 30 August
Tuesday 6 September Tuesday 4 October
Tuesday 11 October Tuesday 8 November
Tuesday 15 November Tuesday 6 December

 

2023 Human Research Ethics Committee meeting dates

Submission date (close of business) Meeting date (scheduled time: 12:30pm)
 Tuesday 17 January  Tuesday 7 February 
 Tuesday 14 February   Tuesday 7 March
 Tuesday 21 March  Tuesday 11 April
 Tuesday 25 April  Tuesday 16 May
Tuesday 23 May Tuesday 13 June
Tuesday 4 July Tuesday 25 July
Tuesday 8 August Tuesday 29 August
Tuesday 12 September Tuesday 3 October
Tuesday 17 October Tuesday 7 November
 Tuesday 14 November  Tuesday 28 November

The USQ HREC has vacancies in the following member categories

Category Minimum criteria
 Community Member
  • not affiliated with UniSQ
  • does not currently engage in medical, scientific, legal or academic work.
Pastoral carer
  •  performs a pastoral care role in the community. For example, an Aboriginal Elder, a minister of religion.
 Lawyer 
  • registered to practice law in Australia 

Email human.ethics@usq.edu.au for further information on the University of Southern Queensland Human Research Ethics Committee (USQ HREC).