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Welcome to the Research Governance Service (RGS)​

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RGS supports the research governance framework for all human research conducted within WA Health or accessing WA Health participants, their tissue or data.

The RGS is a centralised IT system for investigators, project members, sponsors, site administrators, Human Research Ethics Committees and Research Governance Offices. Enabling the completion, submission, administration​, tracking and reporting of ethics and governance applications through the ethics approval and site authorisation processes.

The RGS must be used to process all ethics and governance applications involving WA public health organisations. 
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RGS User Guides​ 

 RGS User Videos​ - *New*

 About RGS 

*What's new in RGS?* / FAQs / Glossary

1/06/2018 9:33 AM*New* RGS Newsletter May 2018
19/03/2018 9:36 AM*New* NHMRC Supplementary guidance for safety monitoring and reporting in clinical trials
19/03/2018 9:25 AM*New* WAHTN Research Education Training Program online courses
19/03/2018 9:25 AM*New* Australian Clinical Trial Handbook March 2018 is now available
Research Skills Seminar Series 2018 - Knowledge TranslationPerth Children's Hospital - Auditorium, Level 520/07/2018 12:30 PM20/07/2018 1:30 PM
Research Skills Seminar Series 2018 - Ethics Processes in Health ResearchPerth Children's Hospital - Auditorium, Level 53/08/2018 12:30 PM3/08/2018 1:30 PM
Sir Charles Gairdner Osborne Park Health Care Group - Research WeekSir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands15/10/2018 12:00 AM20/10/2018 11:59 PM
2018 Child Health SymposiumPerth Children's Hospital6/11/2018 12:00 AM9/11/2018 11:59 PM

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