The Office for Research oversees all aspects of research at RMH, with the major component of work arising from the operation of the Human Research Ethics Committee and the governance of research projects undertaken at or by RMH.
Statement about Japanese encephalitis
To be attributed to The Royal Melbourne Hospital’s Associate Professor Steven Tong, Infectious Diseases Specialist at The Doherty Infection and Immunity
Numerous policies, guidelines and regulations, at national and international levels, which prescribe best research governance practice to help ensure research is conducted to the highest governance and ethical standards possible.
The Royal Melbourne Hospital employs Hospital Medical Officers (HMOs) who rotate through four speciality rotations of 13-weeks. HMOs are employed by the hospital either through the Post Graduate Medical Council of Victoria (PMCV) computer match or via direct appointment.