Research governance & integrity

LSHTM maintains a governance framework which comprises a range of principles, policies, procedures and guidelines that regulate our research. This has been developed in accordance with national guidance.

Research governance
The Research Governance Committee oversees research governance matters across LSHTM, including the policy on Good Research Practice.

Our Research Ethics Committees review and oversee the ethical aspects of research projects.

Human tissue research
Information on the legislation concerning the removal, storage and use of human tissue, guidance on consent for projects that use human tissue, the LSHTM policy on human tissue, and the HTA codes of practice to help you with the management of your research projects. 

Animal research
Our policy on the use of animals in research at LSHTM.