Western Australian Aboriginal Health Ethics Committee

The Western Australian Aboriginal Health Ethics Committee (WAAHEC) is one of only three Aboriginal-specific Human Research Ethics Committees recognised and registered with the National Health and Medical Research Council.

This page contains information about meeting dates, research application process and forms as well as useful links to other organisations that undertake Aboriginal health research.

 

WAAHEC meeting and application submission due dates: 2015

* Urgent applications may be assessed out of session and meeting dates are subject to change

 

WAAHEC Committee meeting dates

 

Application submission due dates

 

 

5 March 2015

 

 

13 February 2015

 

7 May 2015

 

 

17 April 2015

 

16 July 2015

 

 

19 June 2015

 

10 September 2015

 

 

21 August 2015

 

10 December 2015

 

 

20 November 2015

 
 

How do I submit my application?

You will need to:

1. Read the Values and Ethics Statement

2. Fill out an application form and provide supporting documentation where required

(Links to these documents are under the 'Documents' heading below)

 

When making an application please note:

  • All applicants must complete the WAAHEC application form (we do not accept NEAF)

  • Applications must be typed and sent via email

  • All supporting documentation must also be sent via email

The email address to send your applications to is: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Documents:

Application Form

Values and Ethics Statement (30.22 kB)

Progress report form (42 kB)

Useful links

Aboriginal Health and Medical Research Council (AHMRC)

www.ahmrc.org.au

Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia (AHCSA)

www.ahcsa.org.au

Central Australian Human Research Ethics Committee (CAHREC)

www.health.nt.gov.au/Agency/Advisory_Groups_and_Taskforces/Human_Research_Ethics_Committee/index.aspx

National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

www.nhmrc.gov.au

Northern Territory Human Research Ethics Committee (NT HREC)

www.menzies.edu.au/page/Research/Ethics_approval