Committed to Research

Welcome WSLHD Research information hub.

Research is a major pillar of WSLHD. Many departments conduct research individually and collaboratively Our research covers a broad spectrum including, but not limited to, laboratory, drug and device trials, and epidemiological studies.

This platform serves as a comprehensive guide conducting research in WSLHD. It provides the essential procedures researchers must adhere to when conducting human research within the WSLHD.

Our policies and protocols are underpinned by the National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC) National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research 2023, as well as NSW Health policy directives and guidelines.

We hope this site is informative and helpful. We welcome any feedback or suggestions you may have to improve our services.
Please feel free to reach out to us at: [email protected].


How to use the WSLHD Research Information and Support resources

To navigate these pages effectively:
  • Clicking on the headings will take you to links, which contain further links to relevant information forms, policies, and procedures.
  • Each heading serves as a linkway to specific resources. Note that certain forms and templates may appear on multiple pages.
  • This duplication ensures easy access to these resources whenever you require them.
  • By following these guidelines, you'll navigate through the pages seamlessly, accessing the information you need to fulfill your research requirements effectively


Clinical Research Support Unit (CRSU)

Click here to access the CRSU resources

Research Office

Click here to access the Research Office resources

Clinical Research Centre (CRC)

Click here to access the CRC resources

REDCap for Researchers

Click here to access REDCap resources

Research Ethics Governance Information System (REGIS)

Click here to access the REGIS website


Quick links to frequently used resources

Research Governance Checklist
Research Governance - Cover Letter
Protocol Guidance
Ethics Committee - Dates
Ethics Committee - TOR
QA Checklist
QA Application Form
Spirit Guide for Clinical Trials
Waiver of Consent
Safety Reporting Forms
Access Request
Animal Research Compliance and Support
Clinical Research Support Unit
Clinical Research Support SOPs
WSLHD Research Approval
IP and Commercialisation
REN Directory
Research and Education Facilities
Research and Education Finance
The Writing Lab
Statistical Support
Research Funding Grants
ICH Good Clinical Practice (GCP)





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