|Research Ethics Committee|
The Research Ethics Committee (REC) of FISABIO – Medical Ophthalmology is an independent organization, formed by health professionals and non-health members, responsible for ensuring the protection of rights, safety and welfare of subjects/patients participating in studies or biomedical research projects, and offering a public guarantee through a verdict about the documentation of the study or research project.
The REC was constituted on January 13rd, 2018 at the end of the transitional period established in the RD 1090/2015 of Spanish Constitution, and has its antecedent in the Ethical Committee for Clinical Research of FISABIO – Medical Ophthalmology, accredited by the Ministry of Health of the Valencian Government, on September 5th, 2005. The REC assumes the functions related to the Biomedical Research Law 14/2007 and the RD 1716/2011, both laws of the Spanish Constitution.
The REC will evaluate those basic and applied research projects that require the participation of subjects (healthy or sick), that involve the use of biological samples with human origin or that require the use of personal and clinical data.
The Principal Investigator of the study must request the written veredict of the Research Ethics Committee. The following information includes the documentation to be submitted, as well as the required application models.
Compromiso del investigador principal
Compromiso del colaborador
Idoneidad de las instalaciones