The section's responsibilities and functions:
- The Secretariat of the University Ethics Committee for Research Involving Humans (JKEUPM) whose role is to protect research participants and to ensure that researchers emphasize the basic principles in the use of human subjects.
- The position and decisions of JKEUPM are based on the principles set out in the Helsinki Declaration (2008).
- Secretariat of the Institutional Committee for the Care and Use of Animals (IACUC), which is responsible for ensuring that the care and use of animals for scientific purposes is humane and ethical, (and in accordance with guidelines).
- The IACUC also ensures that the use of animals for research is justified by incorporating the principles of Substitution, Reduction and Refinement.
Updated:: 07/10/2021 [salehaharon]