Monitoring

Annual progress report

The chief investigator of a research proposal approved by the ABMDR should submit a progress/completion report in the following circumstances:

  • Every year on the date of approval of the research proposal
  • At completion of the research
  • Where any modification is made to the original conditions of the research proposal, a letter explaining the details of the modification must be submitted with a progress/completion report

Withdrawal of study approval

The ABMDR can withdraw approval of the research proposal:

  • Not receiving progress reports in the anniversary of the approval
  • The reporting of any conduct or event that affect continued ethical acceptability of the research proposal

Extension of study

A request for extension of a research proposal must be submitted with a letter explaining the details of the extension and a progress/completion report.