Ethics Approval Process
Ethics approval for the Last Drinks project has been obtained from the ethics committees of all participating hospitals.
St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne: HREC-A 170/16
Calvary Hospital Canberra: 43-2016.
Deakin University: 2017-178
Monash Health: RES-17-0000-265X
South West Healthcare: 05/2017
Barwon Health: 17/75
St Vincent's Hospital Sydney: 17/127
The Canberra Hospital/ACT Health: ETH.5.18.097E
All participating sites conduct site specific ethics approval, acknowledging the review provided by the above Human Research Ethics Committees. This is conducted in accordance with NHMRC guidance for single ethical review of multi-centre research.
Ethics approval for our pilot study conducted at South West Healthcare, Warrnambool, Victoria was provided by the Deakin University Human Research Ethics Committee (App no. 2011-096) and the South West Healthcare Human Research Ethics Committee (App no. 3/2011).