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Policies, Procedures & Guidance

The REB provides its policies, standard operating procedures and guidance documents.

NOTE:  The BC Cancer REB is a UBC affiliated REB and complies with many of their guidelines, policies and procedures (see UBC Policies & SOPs); and specifically, aligns with the UBC Clinical Research Ethics Board (CREB).  However, some guidelines, policies and procedures for the UBC BC Cancer REB may differ slightly. It is the responsibility of the Investigator to familiarize themselves with these policies, procedures, and guidelines, as well as ensure compliance with all relevant and applicable regulations (e.g., TCPS2 2014, FDA Regulations, etc.)

Guidelines, Policies, & SOPs Effective Date or
Date of Last Update
UBC Clinical Research Ethics Board (CREB) General Guidance Notes - see UBC website: UBC CREB Guidance Notes
UBC Behavioural Ethics Board (BREB) General Guidance Notes - see UBC website: UBC BREB Guidance Notes
Interim guidance on Incidental Findings in Genetic and Genomic Research
April 14, 2015
Guidance Notes for Research Involving Human Biological Materials
May 2016
UBC REBs Guidance on Harmonized Studies
December 8, 2014
UBC REBs Guidance Notes on Radiation ExposureMay 2012 (Draft)
Combined Phase I/II Guidelines
BC BC Cancer REB Guidelines for Combined Phase I and II Clinical Trials.pdf
March 2017

UBC Policy on Mandatory Tissue Banking

BC Cancer REB Guidance for Biobanks  

September 15, 2015

February 10, 2012


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