The Research Ethics monitoring and approval process at SMU is overseen by the SMU Research Ethics Committee (SMUREC). SMUREC is a continuation of the former (Medunsa Research Ethics Committee - MREC) which was registered with the US Department of Health and Human Services as an International Organisation (IORG0004319), as an Independent Review Board (IRB00005122), and functions under a Federal Wide Assurance (FWA00009419). SMUREC is also registered and audited in accordance with the National Health Act (No 61 of 2003) with registration number REC-210408-003.
SMUREC meeting dates and submission dates -See Research Directorate Calendar
SMUREC seminars dates and invitations -See Research Directorate Calendar
Ms Lorato Phiri (SMUREC Secretariat)
Office number: Clinical Pathology Building, Fifth Floor, Room S524
Telephone: 012 521 5617
Prof Gboyega Ogunbanjo (SMUREC Chairperson): firstname.lastname@example.org