Standard Operating Procedures for Research Ethical Review

The program for Improving Research Ethics committees with the Planning and Policy Directorate at the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) conducted a dissemenation workshop titled ” Standard Operating Procedures for Research Ethical Review”. The workshop presented and discussed the SOPs which were developed by the program and endorsed by the National Research Ethics Committee. The event was attended by members of the Health Research Council headed by the Undersecretary of the FMoH Dr. Sara Abdelazim Hassanain who gave a speech about the importance of research to health and by provision of evidence for strengthening the health system.┬áThe workshop was also attended by the directors at the federal ministry; members of the National research Ethics Committee; and different stakeholders in academia and research.