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Research

In this section, you can find the following information:

Agreements

There are a number of regulatory documents that are required as part of a research project including agreements, insurance and indemnities.

Any research involving collaboration between Austin Health and an external entity requires an agreement of some description. The nature of the research project will determine which type of agreement is required. All agreements should be accompanied by a completed Office for Research Cover Sheet and a signed Contract Checklist*.

* Section 1 of this document must be signed by the contract owner and Section 5 must be signed by Divisional Director prior to submitting to the Office for Research. Please see the Contract Checklist Guideline for more information.

If applicable a Clinical Trial Agreement Cover Sheet and Database Form should also be attached.

 

 

Agreement Type
When should this agreement be used
Requirements
Austin Health Audit Memorandum of Understanding

Audit Activities not involving money

1 x signed & executed e-copy

MACH Simple Research Collaboration Agreement

Guidelines for MACH Research Collaboration Agreement

Investigator Initiated research collaborations between two or more MACH members. It accommodates the parties making "Materials" available for research collaborations and for small to medium amounts of funds to be expended by the parties.

MACH Partner List

2 x wet inked signed hard copy

Victorian Managed Insurance Authority (VMIA) Investigator Initiated Clinical Trial Research Agreement

Investigator Initiated studies that require full review by the Austin Human Research Ethics Committee

2 x wet inked signed hard copy

Austin Health Material Transfer Agreement

Austin Health Material Transfer Agreement (Funds)

Austin Health Material Transfer Agreement (Third Party Funding)

Investigator Initiated studies that involve transfer of data/samples for analysis at another location other than Austin Health

2 x wet inked signed hard copy

Medicines Australia Clinical Trial Research Agreement

Sponsored studies that require full review by the Austin Human Research Ethics Committee

3 x wet inked signed hard copy

National Health and Medical Research Council Multi-Institutional Agreement

National Health and Medical Research Council funded studies involving multiple institutions

1 x signed & executed e-copy

Austin Health and UoM Schedule C Undertaking

 

For signing by each UoM student prior to commencement of ANY research project at Austin Health.

1 x signed copy

Confidential Disclosure Agreement

If you require a Confidential Disclosure Agreement (CDA) or Confidentiality Agreement/Non-Disclosure Agreement to be signed please add this additional signature block to the agreement and email to ethics@austin.org.au to process and then arrange the authorised delegated signatory.

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