The research referenced above requires (in part or in whole) the use of human participants, however, the research is not sufficiently developed to prepare a complete protocol submission.
The applicant hereby confirms that before any human participants are involved in their research, they will obtain approval for this research from either the St. Thomas University Research Ethics Board or their departmental Research Ethics Committee.
When ethics approval is obtained, the remaining funds will be released. ORS and REB staff will work together to notify Financial Services when this should occur.
Please allow a minimum of two weeks for the review of this request.
Please allow one week for the release of funds to be processed.
Please allow a minimum of one month for the review of your REB application.
Authorization (for internal use only)
Release of funds recommended: YES / NO
_________________________________________AVPR, Office of Research Services
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