Office for ResearchLevel 3 Western Centre for Health, Research & Education (CHRE)Sunshine HospitalFurlong RoadSt Albans VIC 3021
Operating Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Please send all Ethics and Governance enquiries to: [email protected]Please send all Research Facilitation enquires to: [email protected]
Prof Edward JanusDirector of ResearchPhone: 03 8395 8073Email: [email protected]
Mr Bill Karanatsios ManagerPhone: 03 8395 8073Email: [email protected] or [email protected]Contact for general queries, Ethics, Governance, Legal & financial compliance, policies, procedures, Research Facilitation, Research Report and Research Week.
Providing oversight and support of the Western Health Office for Research including.
Mrs Kerrie Russell Ethics Administrative OfficerPhone: 03 8395 8074 (Mon, Tue & Thu)Email: [email protected]Contact for QA projects, Honorary Researcher Appointments, minor amendments .
Supporting Researchers with liaison to the Western Health Low Risk Ethics Panel (LREP) regarding Quality Assurance (QA) Applications, Amendments for QA, SSA Administrative Amendments, payments and general queries.
Ms Virginia Ma Research Governance OfficerPhone: 03 8395 8072 (Mon, Tue & Thu); 03 8395 8074 (Wed &Fri)Email: [email protected]Contact for high risk, SSA Research Governance applications and amendments
Providing support, advice and assistance with enquiries regarding the Victorian Streamlined Ethical Review Process (SERP), Interstate Mutual Acceptance (IMA), SSA Submissions for new and on-going project Amendments.
Miss Noelle Gubatanga Ethics Submission Officer & Research Ethics AdminPhone: 03 8395 8059Email: [email protected]Contact for Low Risk applications and amendments, Progress/Final Reports.
Assisting researchers and liaison with the Western Health Low Risk Ethics Panel (LREP) regarding new Low Risk Applications and Amendments.Facilitate the work up of ethics and governance
submissions for commercially sponsored trials in order to support clinical
trials across the organisation and permit Research Coordinators to concentrate
on patient recruitment. In this capacity, Noelle will also act as the primary
contact for your department, Office for Research and the commercial