ORECNI is Currently Seeking Pharmacist and Statistician Members

Further information is available from the Public Appointments section of this website.  Closing Date for applications is 06 February 2015.

Mission Statement

To maintain a Research Ethics Service to protect the rights, dignity and welfare of research participants within the HSC System/NHS, and to protect the rights of researchers to perform ethical research and legitimate investigation.

  • To support the HSC RECs and link with the National Research Ethics Service (NRES)
  • Ensure the HSC RECS comply with governance arrangements as set out in the Northern Ireland Research Governance Framework, GAfREC and the UK Clinical Trials Regulation (2004)
  • Provide training and administrative support to the HSC RECs
  • Ensure all stakeholders understand arrangements
  • Develop and maintain effective working arrangements

Core Business Hours

The ORECNI office business hours for receipt of applications and taking telephone bookings for applications are as follows:

Monday - Thursday: 09.00 - 17.00
Friday: 09.00 - 16.00

Contact Details

Office Suite 3
Lisburn Square House
1-4 Haslem's Lane
Co Antrim BT28 1TW

Telephone: 028 92 603107
Fax: 028 92 603619

Alternatively you can email your query to:  info.orecni@hscni.net and we will respond as soon as possible.