Animal Ethics

January 2017
Business Transformation Project

Business Owner: Director, Research Strategy and Management; Director Office of Research Ethics

Phase: Detailed Design 

Purpose: Improved systems and processes to support best-practice animal ethics and animal care

How will it improve our services?

  • Ensure consistent quality of reviewing and compliance
  • Streamline application processes for academics and students
  • Align with animal ethics best practice
  • Improved monitoring and reporting

Current priorities

Design and delivery of an improved Animal Ethics Application Form.

Project members

Project Implementation Manager - Nicole Shively, Director Office of Research Ethics 

Project Reference Group 

  • Craig Franklin, Deputy Head of School, Biological Sciences;  (Project Reference Group Chair)
  • Lyn Beard, Scientific Officer, Biological Sciences
  • Mark Bellingham, Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences
  • Kim Bridle, NHMRC Senior Research Officer, Medicine - Greenslopes Private Hospital
  • Wayne Bryden, Professor of Animal Science, Agriculture and Food Sciences
  • Thomas Burne, Conjoint Principal Research Fellow, Queensland Brain Institute
  • Joachim Culican, Director, Laboratory Animal Service, University of Queensland Biological Resources
  • Emily Duggan, Senior Research Assistant, Diamantina Institute
  • James Fraser, Associate Professor, Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences
  • Jonathan Hill, Professor of Vet. Reproduction, Veterinary Science
  • Brian Vernon, Category C member, HS Ethics Committee
  • Michael Uren, Consultant Veterinary Officer, Research Management Office

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