The University of Melbourne maintains its commitment to responsible research with honesty, responsibility and accountability, which demonstrates respect for animals used in research, research participants and the environment.
OUR COMMITMENT TO RESPONSIBLE RESEARCH
Human ethics approval is required for all research conducted with or about people, or their data or tissue
Animal ethics approval is required for all research or teaching conducted with animals
Research integrity is about the responsible practice of research
Breaches of research integrity
Find out how the University addresses breaches of research integrity
Certain research involving gene technology requires approvals and restrictions
Biosafety requirements ensure a safe environment for researchers and the public
Biosecurity legislation places restrictions on import and export of goods for environmental and public safety
Export controls limit the tangible and intangible international movement of technology in applied research
The Animal Welfare Veterinary Team oversees the care and use of animals used for teaching and research at the University of Melbourne.
Clinical research investigating health outcomes of assigned interventions may involve clinical trials.