Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 222222
Loughborough University

University Committees

Ethics Approvals (Human Participants) Sub-Committee

Additional Information

NHS Research

If your study involves the NHS please refer to the NHS Study Chart to determine the type of approvals that are required.

Details of studies approved by NHS RECs (and not sponsored by LU) should be sent to the Ethics Approvals (Human Participants) Sub-Committee.  Please send a copy of the NHS REC approval and research protocol to the Research Governance Officer: J.A.Green@lboro.ac.uk.  

Sponsorship for NHS research

If you require sponsorship from Loughborough University for your NHS research you should refer to the Standard Operating Procedures and Forms available at the link below.  Only the Director of the Research Office can approve sponsorship of NHS studies.  Please contact the Research Governance Officer at the earliest opportunity for details of the Sponsorship Approval Process: J.A.Green@lboro.ac.uk.

Standard Operating Procedures and Forms


NHS Research Passports

If you require an NHS Research Passport please refer to the link below for details of the application process.

NHS Research Passport Applications



Jacqueline Green

University Governance

The University's statutory documents, regulations and governance processes.

Find out more »