Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
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Loughborough University

University Committees

Human Tissue Act Licence Sub-Committee

Terms of Reference

  1. To consider any issues relating to the University’s use of tissue with regards to the HTA License provided by the Human Tissue Authority.
  2. To ensure that the University Quality Manual and associated Standard Operating Procedures are reviewed regularly and updated accordingly.
  3. To keep the Human Tissue Act and related Codes of Conduct under review and to implement such modifications to University procedures as are deemed necessary.
  4. To meet bi-annually (and at the Chair’s discretion) and report annually to the Loughborough University Ethics Committee.
  5. To communicate regularly with the SSEHS senior management committee by way of an annual report.
  6. To report any adverse events of any nature to the Human Tissue Authority, and all relevant University organisations, and to take steps to prevent future occurrences of adverse events.

Research Governance Officer

Committee secretary