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The Belgian Association of Research Ethics Committees is an initiative of the Belgian Ethics Committees involved in the evaluation and follow up of health related research projects.

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BAREC Symposium

BAREC symposium 17 november 2022 Brussels (Royal Library of Belgium) View Program            If you would like to read more about this, please consider becoming a...

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Symposium "Prenatal genetic screening anno 2022: medical advances and ethical challenges" organized by the Ethics Committee az groeninge. More info:   If you would like to read more about this,...

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BAREC General assembly (members only)          If you would like to read more about this, please consider becoming a Barec-member and acquire access to our member...

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Submission study before 31 January 2023

CTIS was launched on 31 January 2022, starting the clock for the one-year transition time for all sponsors of clinical trials. During the first year of the transition period, clinical trial sponsors...

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Renewal Barec Board

BAREC Board Elections 2021 According to the BAREC statutory articles, election of a new board will be held during the general assembly of 20/5/2021. More information.

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EMA CTIS training

Training is available from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) on how to use the Clinical Trals Information System 5CTIS ahead of its planned launch. The training materials aim to help users comply...

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Evaluation of Biobanks

The BAREC workgroup on biobanks gave some more insights in the biannual evaluation of the biobanks during an online information session organised by BAREC and BBMRI.be  READ MORE: BAREC en BBMRI.be...

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