National HREC Conference 2022

Date: 23-25 November 2022

Venue: Online

3rd National HREC Conference

The 3rd National HREC Conference continues to draw on ethics expertise from around Australia. This year the event organisers are looking further afield, with the 2022 conference theme of “Ethics in Contemporary Society – A global perspective.”

This national conference will again be free and be held virtually across three full days, on 23, 24 and 25 November 2022.

Don't miss out

08:30 - 09:00


Conference welcome to country and opening

09:00 - 10:00


Plenary - Professor Wendy Lipworth
10:30 - 12:00


Session - Ethics and Genetics

12:30 - 14:10


Session - Consent
15:00 - 16:30


Workshop - Ethical issues in secondary data

09:00 - 10:00


Plenary - Professor Paul Komesaroff
10:30 - 11:30


Workshop - Optimising the value of lay members on HRECs
12:30 - 14:10


Session - The value of lived experience
 15:00 - 16:00


Session - International perspectives

08:00 - 09:00


Plenary - Professor Doris Shroeder
09:00 - 10:30


Training - Privacy (Salinger Privacy)

11:00 - 12:00


Workshop - Making your HREC fit for purpose
12:30 - 13:30


Abstracts - Stream 1 & Stream 2 
(Streams will be run in parallel)
12:30 - 14:00


HREC Coordinators session

(Run in parallel with abstract session)

14:00 - 16:00


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Frequently asked questions

The meeting time are in AEST-Brisbane

Yes! All sessions will be recorded, excluding the Privacy session.  Where we have permission from the presenter we will make the presentation as a resource on our HREC Conference webpage.

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HREC Coordinator's Session

The Australian HREC Coordinators Community of Practice session will be held on Friday 25 November at 12:30 (AEST-QLD). 

In this session you will hear from members from the Northern Territory and Victoria on how they induct and onboard HREC members. The NHMRC will also present on the support they provide.

Register now for the Coordinator's Session

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