The CDUHREC is a part of and operates under the authority of the Cebu Doctors' University Hospital (CDUH) Clinical Governance Board. It is responsible for the review and final approval of the human subject studies that would be conducted at Cebu Doctors' University Hospital, South General Hospital, North General Hospital, Mactan Doctors’ Hospital, San Carlos Doctors’ Hospital and Ormoc Doctors’ Hospital.
All research projects at CDUH involving human subjects are conducted according to the highest ethical standards.
To protect the psychological and physical welfare, rights, dignity and safety of participants in research, to facilitate ethical research through efficient and effective review processes, to promote ethical standards of human research and to review research in accordance with the National Ethical Guidelines for Health Research (2011), ICH-GCP, CDUH policies and local regulatory laws.
- To provide independent, competent and timely review of research projects involving human subjects with respect to their ethical acceptability;
- To provide ethical oversight, monitoring and advice for research projects involving human subjects;
- To prescribe the principles and procedures that govern research projects involving human subjects, human tissue and/or personal records.
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Ground Floor, CDU Administrative Offices Building
Cebu Doctors’ University Hospital
Gov. M. Roa St. corner Don Jose Avila St.
6000 Cebu City, Philippines
Office Telefax +63 32 416 9341