Governing Agencies and Ethics Review Structure
- Ministry of Health
- Ethical Review Board
- Guidelines for Ethical Conduct of Biomedical Research Involving Human Subjects in Kenya
- Pharmaceutical Country Profile, Kenya
Points to Consider – Investigators
- For any medical researched being performed on human subjects the study must receive ethical clearance by an appointed ethical review board.
- In order to conduct clinical trials in Kenya, researchers are encouraged to become affiliated with the appropriate medical research institute so they can have their research proposals revived by the appropriate reviewing body. These institutes include; The Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kenyatta National Hospital, Eldoret Referral Hospital and Aga Khan Hospital.
Local Research Institutions