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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. 
IE11 or Chrome (latest version) web browsers must be used for RGS, other web browsers are not supported.

RGS Help Quick Links

RGS Help

RGS Quick Start Guide for New User

RGS User Guides​ including Monitoring

 RGS User Videos​ - How to complete a Budget Form

 About RGS 

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

6/09/2018 1:44 AM*New* User Guides for Monitoring
30/08/2018 12:07 AM*NEW* RGS Presentation on Research Monitoring Functionality - deployed into RGS from 31/8/18
2/08/2018 2:48 AM* New * RGS Newsletter July 2018
2/08/2018 2:44 AMNHMRC Supplementary guidance for safety monitoring and reporting in clinical trials
2/08/2018 2:16 AMWAHTN Research Education Training Program online courses
2/08/2018 2:17 AMAustralian Clinical Trial Handbook March 2018 is now available
Perkins Seminar Series - Andrew Lucas PhDMcCusker Auditorium, Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research, North Campus27/09/2018 12:00 PM27/09/2018 1:00 PM
Research Skills Seminar Series 2018 - Using REDCap for your Data Capture and ManagementPCH Auditorium Level 5, Perth Children's Hospital 12/10/2018 12:30 PM12/10/2018 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
WAHTN RETP - Health Economics in Clinical Trials WorkshopHarry Perkins Institute of Medical Research NORTH26/11/2018 9:00 AM26/11/2018 4:00 PM

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