Research Ethics Application

Submitting an Application

  1. Complete a research ethics application. Please see the CBU REB Application Instructions below for further information.
  2. Include all relevant forms such as interview guides and/or an informed consent form
  3. Student researchers are now required to complete the TCPS 2 Tutorial and submit proof of completion as part of their application.
  • You should receive a confirmation email that your application has been received 72 hours after it has been submitted. Contact if a confirmation email has not been sent.
  • The CBU REB aims to have applications processed between 2-3 weeks. However, during peak times, there may be longer wait times.

Any research involving human participants requires approval from the CBU REB prior to the start of the research project.

Questions? Contact  (902) 563-1107.




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