Application Process for Human Research

HREC Complaints

HREC Complaints

Patient Complaints

The following details should be included in the Participant Information Sheet and Consent Form under the heading Complaints, or if you have any concerns about the conduct of the study, or your rights as a study participant, you may contact:

Westmead Hospital 

Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)
Westmead Hospital 
Corner Hawkesbury and Darcy Roads
Westmead NSW 2145

Telephone: +612 8890 7014 •|• email:


Blacktown Mount Druitt Hospital

Executive Support Officer
Office of the General Manager
Blacktown Mt Druitt Hospitals
PO Box 792
Seven Hills NSW 1730

Telephone: 0428 171 393 or e-mail

Further contact for complaints:

If you have a complaint about the conduct of a researcher or if you have concerns about the conduct of research study/projects or if study participants are not WSLHD patients, eg. staff members, the contact person for complaints. Complaints may be made in person, via email or in writing to the appropriate address. Please include any details about the study and the name of the researcher responsible to assist us with our enquiries.

Westmead Research Office 

Research and Education Network
Westmead Hospital PO Box 533
Wentworthville NSW 2145

Telephone: +612 8890 0007 •|• email: