Navigating multisite research set-up and approvals: helping researchers on the ground—a commentary

V. Ranieri, H. Stynes, E. Kennedy
2019 Research Ethics Review  
Confirming multisite studies presents an ongoing challenge for researchers based in England. Those wishing to set up a multisite study must undergo local Research & Development review, in addition to ethical review by a Research Ethics Committee. However, both the documentation required for multisite review and the length of time it takes to complete such a review can cause significant difficulty to researchers and add to research delays. This short article will examine the process of
more » ... rocess of confirming multisite studies and the implications of current practice.
doi:10.1177/1747016119865732 fatcat:yy4eby2przcabptcgrpoxdcrse