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Research Ethics

York University is committed to the highest standards of integrity in research. All projects involving the use of Human Subjects, Animals and Biohazardous Materials are subject to review by the appropriate University committee. York has formulated policies for the conduct of research involving all three of these areas.

Please note: The content on this page is moving to YU Link in March 2016.

Ethics guidelines also exist for other research situations:

Online ethics review system

  • Online Ethics Review System
    At the moment, the online system is only available to faculty researchers. If you are an undergraduate student, please contact your department for more information as to the ethics review process. If you are a graduate student, please contact the Faculty of Graduate Studies or visit their webpage for more information as to the ethics review process.

Should you have any questions, please contact Wendy Jokhoo at x55201 or or Alison Collins-Mrakas at x55914 or

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Alison Collins-Mrakas
Senior Manager & Policy Advisor
Office of Research Ethics
Kaneff Tower
Tel: 416.736.5914
Fax: 416.736.5512

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