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​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the Research Gov​​ernance​ Service (RGS)

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, Hospital Administrators/sites, Human Research Ethics Committees & Research Governance Offices to complete, submit, administer, track and report on ethics and governance documentation throughout the lifecycle of a project, including authorisation, monitoring, closure and publications.

All WA Health research project ethics and governance applications must be submitted via RGS. 

Help Wiki Guidelines for Using RGS

 About RGS - step by step guidelines on how to use RGS         Guidelines for monitoring until Stage 2 is implemented​

Quick Start for RGS Users - register, sign-in, update profile

Quic​k Start for Researchers & Hospital Administrators -           steps to complete, authorise & submit forms/documents

System Requirements for RGS - browser types required

Roles in RGS​ - security access based on role

FAQs & Glossary/Definitions

Researcher and Hospital Administrator Training Manuals updated April 201727/04/2017 5:51 AM
Read the inaugural RGS Newletter April 201721/04/2017 9:50 AM
Please 'Save' regularly when entering data into forms21/12/2016 1:43 AM
2/05/2017 8:00 AM4/05/2017 7:30 PM
8/05/2017 5:00 PM8/05/2017 7:00 PM

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