Kocaeli University Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC) was closed down as required by the Regulation on Clinical Researches numbered 27069 and dated 23 December 2008 as of June 2009. According to the same legal arrangement, Kocaeli Clinical Researches Ethics Committee (KCREC) took office on 7 September 2009. Meetings are held in the former Senate hall on Anıtpark Campus at 14.00 on the first and third Tuesday of every month. .
According to the type of the research to be conducted, related application forms should be completely filled in and submitted to the Research Nurse of Clinical Researches Unit, Nurşen ALKAYA, (Tel: 0–262–303–71–64) a week before the meeting at the latest.
According to the Regulation on Clinical Researches which was published and put into effect in the Official Gazette no. 27089 and dated 23 December 2008, clinical research application forms published on www.iegm.gov.tr shall be used as of 01.01.2009. Therefore, researches shall fill out the related forms on the website mentioned above and then apply. Submitted for your information.
NEITHER RETROSPECTIVE EVALUATION IS CARRIED OUT NOR CERTIFICATE OF APPROVAL IS ARRANGED FOR THE STUDIES CONDUCTED ON HUMANS OR ANIMALS WITHOUT THE APPROVAL OF THE ETHICS COMMITTEE.