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The REB has launched a revised application form for research ethics review. Along with minor revisions in wording and repitition, the form includes two major changes.  First, Section 25 aligns with the new Tri-Agency Research Data Management Policy

Second, the revised form incorporates the questions previously contained on the On-line checklist and the separate on-line checklist form will no longer be required.

The new form will become mandatory for use on January 1, 2022.

Please click here to view the form.  

If you have additional Research Ethics questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Research Ethics or the Research Ethics Board Chair at  

Note: If you are using the UWindsor Psychology Participant Pool to conduct your study, the REB asks that you consult with them prior to obtaining clearance at

Protocol Submissions

Note: that below are the current forms to be used. Updated versions are required beginning January 1, 2022.

You are gathering data from living human participants or human biological materials, as well as human embryos, fetuses, fetal tissue, reproductive materials and stem cells. This applies to materials derived from living and deceased individuals.

If you are collecting data in perosn or face-to-face, here is the COVID-19 Consent Addendum.

You are collecting data to gain information for assessment, management or for improvement purposes.

Additional Forms

Sample Templates

REB approved sample consent/assent forms. Please rember to edit the forms to suit your study needs. These are sample forms and require editing.

Windsor Regional Hospital

If you are conducting research at Windsor Regional Hospital further information can be found here.


SWORP Funded

If you are SWORP funded, further information can be found on the Research Innovation website.

Current Researchers

Ready to provide feedback to participants, further information can be found here

Note: Starting November 2017, research summaries will be hosted at

Contact the UWindsor Office of Research Ethics

If you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Office of Research Ethics 
University of Windsor
401 Sunset Avenue, 2146 Chrysler Hall North
Windsor, ON  N9B 3P4
(519) 253-3000 Ext 3948