School of Population and Global Health Human Ethics Advisory Group
2014 Meeting Dates & Committee Members


Applications for ethics approval need to be submitted to the School of Population and Global Heath Human Ethics Advisory Group (MSPGH-HEAG) for review in hard copy, in addition to being submitted in Themis.

For more information on submitting an application go to - Submitting an application.

MSPGH-HEAG meets on a regular basis. Meeting dates and submission deadlines are listed below (meetings and deadlines fall on a Friday unless stated otherwise below). Hard copies of applications must be submitted to the MSPGH-HEAG Administrator by 5:00pm on the day of the deadline to ensure review at the next MSPGH-HEAG meeting.

Meeting Dates

Meeting number
Meeting date
Meeting deadline (5:00pm)
1/2014
17th Jan
10th Jan
2/2014
31st Jan
24th Jan
3/2014
14th Feb
7th Feb
4/2014
28th Feb
21st Feb
5/2014
14th Mar
Thursday 6th Mar
6/2014
28th Mar
21st Mar
7/2014
11th Apr
4th Apr
8/2014
Tuesday 29th Apr
Wednesday 23rd Apr (12.00 noon)
9/2014
9th May
2nd May
10/2014
23rd May
16th May
11/2014
6th Jun
30st May
12/2014
20th Jun
13th Jun
13/2014
4th Jul
27th Jun
14/2014
18th Jul
11th Jul
15/2014
1st Aug
25th Jul
16/2014
15th Aug
8th Aug
17/2014
29th Aug
22nd Aug
18/2014
12th Sept
5th Sept
19/2014
26th Sept
19th Sept
20/2014
10th Oct
3rd Oct
21/2014
24th Oct
17th Oct
22/2014
7th Nov
31st Oct
23/2014
21st Nov
14th Nov
24/2014
12th Dec
5th Dec

NOTE: Most applications are given a recommendation for approval by MSPGH HEAG and need to be submitted to the Health Sciences Human Ethics Sub-Committee for final approval. Occasionally (based on the subject matter) the application may be approved by another of the HESCs. Dates for all HESC meetings are available from http://www.research.unimelb.edu.au/humanethics/quicklinks/hescsmeet.

Committee Members

Associate Professor Lyle Gurrin (Co-Chair)
Centre for Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Dr Richard Chenhall (Co-Chair)
Acadmic Centre for Health Equity

Associate Professor Jim Black
Nossal Institute For Global Health

Dr Lisa Brophy
Centre for Mental Health

Associate Professor Michelle Kermode
Nossal Institute For Global Health

Associate Professor Stuart Kinner
Centre for Mental Health

Dr Adrian Lowe
Centre for Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Dr Nicola Reavley
Centre for Mental Health

Richard Mohr (Executive Officer)
School of Population and Global Health