Continuing oversight through site monitoring: experiences of an institutional ethics committee in an Indian tertiary-care hospital

Yashashri C Shetty, Padmaja Marathe, Sandhya Kamat, Urmila Thatte

DOI: 10.20529/IJME.2012.006


Abstract

WHO-TDR and the Indian Council of Medical Research recommend site visits by institutional ethics committees (IECs) for continued oversight, to ensure the ethical conduct of research. Our IEC conducted seven site visits in 2008-2009 using a standardised format to monitor adherence to protocol and the informed consent process.

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