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Ethics evaluation for NHMRC

Evaluation of NHMRC Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research ethics

The Lowitja Institute in partnership with the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS), and on behalf of the National Health and Medical Research Council, undertook an evaluation of Values and ethics: Guidelines for ethical conduct in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research (2003) and Keeping research on track: A guide for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples about health research ethics (2005).

The evaluation sought to provide advice to the NHMRC on:

The Evaluation report [1MB] of these two guidelines for the NHMRC is available for download, along with Researching right way: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research ethics – A domestic and international review by Ray Lovett of AIATSIS.