NZ guidelines & ethics committees
Standard Operating Procedure for NZ Health and Disability Ethics committees (HDEC 2012)
Provides guidelines for the constitution and operation of HDECs accredited to consider proposals for research on human participants and innovative treatment.
National Ethics Advisory Committee
The National Ethics Advisory Committee – Kāhui Matatika o te Motu (NEAC) is an independent advisor to the Minister of Health on ethical issues related to health and disability research and services.
NEAC published revised ethical guidelines for health and disability research in New Zealand to align with the Ministry of Health’s new procedural rules for Health and Disability Ethics Committees.