research governance

research governance

Administration and supervision through which research is managed, participants and staff are protected, and accountability is assured.
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It is the largest of all 15 clinical research networks in England, and its new Coventry offices in Harry Weston Road will support research studies by providing research governance and business intelligence functions.
In his current role at Mercy, he has research governance and infrastructure responsibilities for the entire Mercy Health System, which includes 42 hospitals and 494 medical clinics across four states.
A small-scale qualitative study was therefore designed to investigate the current research governance process by exploring the perspectives of "stakeholders".
In addition we refined our proposal by highlighting the need to develop more evidence-based approaches to research governance issues.
Organized into two sections, understanding research and undertaking research, the text includes an overview of the research process in general and the importance of applying evidence to midwifery practice, followed by chapters on finding and making sense of the evidence, data collection techniques, the role of ethics and the importance of research governance, and data analysis.
Critical to the success of these elements is the establishment or strengthening of the overall research governance, including the ethical review of research proposals.
The report called on the Department of Health to set up a national research governance service for England within the new agency.
Whilst a hospital's research ethics committee provides a form of virtual research governance (directing researchers to many documents to assist interpretation of effective research governance), the onus has been largely on the individual researcher to implement research governance as they understand it.
The chapter provides the unique perspective of a man who lost his child to what can only be characterized as a failure of research governance.
He said the subject of sampling autopsy material arose because of a request to re-examine the historic research data by the Westlakes Research Institute to the Westlakes/NDA Research Governance Group.
pdf>; United Kingdom, Department of Health, Research Governance Framework for Health and Social Care (2001), online: Department of Health <http://www.

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