Zambia Research Ethics

This part of the directory provides information on research ethics processes in Zambia.  The standards for research ethics in Zambia are governed by the National Health Research Ethics Committee (Chair: Dr. M. Maboshe, Ministry of Health), while there are three research ethics boards operating in-country.  Please follow the links provided to access relevant organizations and documents.

General Research Ethics Resources

UNZA Biomedical REB
Telephone: 0966765422
University of Zambia (UNZA) Biomedical Research Ethics Committee: STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES (PDF)
UNZA Humanities and Social Sciences REB
Contact person: Ireen Subulwa
Tel: 0977807860
ERES Converge (Private REB)
33 Joseph Mwilwa Road
Rhodes Park, Lusaka
Tel: +260 955 155 633
Tel: +260 955 155 634
Cell: +260 966 765 503


Canadian Research Ethics Links


International Research Ethics Links



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