The Ethics Committee for Research involving medicinal products (IECm) of the Hospital Clínico San Carlos is a multidisciplinary group of professionals who, following international recommendations on research ethics and current legislation, have as their main functions to ensure the protection of the rights, safety, and well-being of people participating in research projects.
In order to fulfil these main functions, the IECm evaluates methodological, ethical, and legal aspects of any clinical trial or research project involving patients, health data, or biological samples derived from patients.
The Ethics Committee for Research involving medicinal products (IECm) shall perform the following functions
Additional functions of the Committee are as follows:
The IECm is made up of a president, vice-president, technical secretary, and currently 11 members, in addition to a group of consultants and experts from different specialities.
Clinical Pharmacology Specialist
Health Care Ethics Committee
Master in Bioethics
Representation in the CEIC
Specialist in Clinical Pharmacology