Ethics guidelines

The evaluation of the ethical aspects of research involving human participants follows the guidelines set out in the TCPS 2 by the national granting councils: the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). It also respects the guidelines of national professional associations and requires compliance with all federal and provincial legislation regarding the protection of individuals and human rights.

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