NUS-IRB: Guidelines for Human Biomedical Research (HBR)

Please read our Submission Instructions before proceeding. The review process can be found here.

Note: These guidelines are subject to change as the Human Biomedical Research Act is implemented in phases.

List of HBR Guidelines for Download


Submission Instructions
NUS Code and Procedures on Research
Research Data Management Policy
DPRT Circular on CITI Training
Conflict of Interest
Determination of HBR
HBR Self-Checklist for PI
Type of Review
Expedited Review
Exemption from Full Review
  E-Declarations (Commercial Cell Lines and Human Biological Materials excluding human tissue Only)
Informed Consent
Participant Information Sheet & Consent Form
Parental / Guardian Consent
Recruitment Materials
Research Involving Tissues
Blood Collection
Extracted Teeth
Tissue Banking

Please click here for the HBR forms.


Note: Guidelines and Forms are accessible to NUS researchers only.
For non-NUS researchers, please contact