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The Research Governance Unit is a centralised coordination centre for HRECs, other public health institutions, universities, researchers, sponsors, health service staff and the broader Tasmanian community for all research-related enquires within the State's public health system.

The Research Governance Unit provides policy advice and strategic leadership for health and medical research within the State's public health system to ensure the conduct of high-quality research projects across all Tasmanian health services and develop a centre of excellence, innovative health care and service delivery that improve the Tasmanian community health and well-being.

Research Governance Office

The Research Governance Office (RGO) is based within the Research Governance Unit. The RGO coordinates the governance review for all proposed research projects and the monitoring for all approved research projects. Further information can be found under the 'Research Governance' section or contact: research.governance@health.tas.gov.au