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Summary
Project team ..................................................................................... 2
Acknowledgements ........................................................................... 4
Preamble .......................................................................................... 6
Goal and necessity of these Standards Operating Procedures ............... 6
Objectives ......................................................................................... 6
SOPs Section A : Research Ethics Committees (RECs) in Cameroon,appointing authority and selection criteria ....................................... 7
1. Research Ethics Committees in Cameroon ....................................... 7
2. Appointing Authority and selection criteria ...................................... 9
SOPs Section B : REC’s membership and independent consultation. 10
3. Membership requirements, terms and conditions of appointment ...... 10
4. Membership responsibilities, education, termination of membership .. 11
5. Independent consultants/ Ad hoc Reviewers ................................... 12
SOPs Section C : Term of office for members and the executive committee missions ......................................................................................... 14
6. Term of office (tenure) ................................................................ 14
7. The Executive Committee ............................................................. 14
SOPs Section D: The Process of Research Protocols’ Review, Committee Meeting, Oversight ......................................................................... 16
8. Requirements for submitting an application for ethical clearance ....... 16
9. Review Procedures ...................................................................... 25
10. Collaborative Partnership ........................................................... 41
11. Research Ethics Committee Meeting ............................................ 41
12. Management of conflicts of interest and reporting ......................... 42
13. The process of decision-making .................................................. 42
14. Decisions regarding submitted protocols ...................................... 43
15. Communicating results to investigators and authorities ................. 43
16. Oversight ................................................................................ 44
17. Ethical and Scientific Misconducts ............................................... 45
Glossary .......................................................................................... 46
References ...................................................................................... 55
Appendixes ..................................................................................... 56

Auteur: 
CNERSH
Organisation: 
CNERSH
Date publication: 
Vendredi, Juillet 13, 2012
Type de document: 
SOPs

Standard Operating Procedures for Research Ethics Committees (RECs) in Cameroon