Supporting Departments

Radiation Safety

Any new research study or protocol amendment using radioactive substances or irradiating apparatus and involving exposure of volunteers and/or patients to ionising radiation must be submitted to the Radiation Safety Officer for review:

Medical Records

“Where the project requires access to data from specific collections held at the Public Health Organisation, the Principal Investigator must obtain a declaration of support from an appropriate authority for data provision in the form. The authority, as determined by the Public Health Organisation, is generally the data custodian who is responsible for the management of that data collection.” Research - Authorisation to Commence Human Research in NSW Public Health Organisations: NSW Health 

Specific collections would include patients’ health records. Appropriate authorisations for these collections are:

Pathology Services

“Where the project requires additional support and provision of services from other departments within the Public Health Organisation, the Principal Investigator must obtain a declaration of support from the heads of these departments in the form.” Research - Authorisation to Commence Human Research in NSW Public Health Organisations: NSW Health 

Researchers who wish to use NSW Health Pathology services must obtain NSW Health pathology approval before submitting the SSA Form to the Research Governance Office. Erin Brighten (Erin.Brighten@health.nsw.gov.au) is the NSW Health Pathology Clinical Project Manager for SESLHD. 

Biomedical Engineering 

Prince of Wales Hospital: Camillo Pavan (Camillo.Pavan@health.nsw.gov.au)- PH 93822719

St George Hospital: Jonathan Devasagayam (Jonathan.Devasagayam@health.nsw.gov.au)- PH 91133382

Pharmacy 

Prince of Wales Hospital: Joanne O'Brien (Joanne.OBrien@health.nsw.gov.au)

St George Hospital- Susan Tran-Nguyen (Susan.TranNguyen@health.nsw.gov.au)

Sydney/Sydney Eye Hospital- Judith Hampson (Judith.Hampson@health.nsw.gov.au)