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The Concord Research Office

Clinical Trials/Scientific Review

Scientific Sub-Committee (ScSC) of the Sydney Local Health District – Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) – CRGH Zone

1. Protocols for clinical trials of new drugs, new indications/routes of administration of approved drugs and therapeutic devices must be submitted to the Scientific Sub-Committee (ScSC) in the first instance.  Following review of the protocol by the ScSC, the application will then be forwarded to the HREC for ethical review.

The following checklist may assist researchers in determining whether a study requires Scientific Review. Checklist

2. Please see the "How to Apply" section of the website for guidelines and links to the application process

3. Researchers are also encouraged to attend the monthly drop in clinics (