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Medical Sciences Academic Ethics Committee

On this page you will find all the information you need to submit your proposal to the Medical Sciences Academic Ethics Committee.

The guidance notes on the submission process are included in the Research Policy; please click here to download a copy of the Research Policy.

Submit to the Medical Sciences Academic Ethics Committee

Please click on the link below and log into the electronic submission system using your usual Bangor University username and password.  

Research Governance

Even if you do not submit your project for ethical approval you are still required to inform the School of Medical Sciences that the research is taking place using one of the methods outlined below.

Project Registration for Literature and Systematic Review Research

Although there is no need to submit literature or systematic review research for ethical approval you are still required to notify the AEC that you are undertaking the research by clicking the link below and completing the registration form. 

Project Registration/Review for Secondary Data Analysis

Projects involving the analysis of secondary data may still require ethical approval.  Please download the Project Registration/Review Form here, and submit to the Chair of the Ethics Committee for consideration, along with a copy of your research proposal.   Further guidance on secondary data analysis is included in the Research Policy.  You can contact the Chair of the Ethics Committee at

Useful Resources 

Guidance for Completing Electronic Submission

Resources for Clinical Trials 

NHS Guidance

Research Passport

Public Participation

Contact us  

You can contact the AEC administrators by e-mail at

Or by telephone:

For taught programme's contact -Susan Metcalfe 01248 383112
For research programme's & staff contact - Nyree Hulme 01248 383162

For Medical Science staff and students

For taught programme's contact  Dr David Pryce or Dr Rachel Hallett
For undergraduate students contact Dmerfyn Williams 8071