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Defence Health Research Coordination

Directorate Defence Health Research Coordination


The Directorate Defence Health Research Coordination (DDHRC) provides research governance and ethical review for health and medical research within Joint Health Command including assistance to researchers in preparing their applications for approval. DDHRC also supports the Australian Defence Human Research Ethics Committee which provides ethical review to human research greater than low risk Defence-wide.

DDHRC are responsible for requests for data access, low and negligible risk review of health research, monitoring of all health research along with ethical monitoring for Australian Defence Human Research Ethics Committee (ADHREC) approved research and managing the review of proposed publications and presentations.

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Contact Us

General Enquiries

Research queries: health.research@defence.gov.au

ADHREC queries: adhrec@defence.gov.au

Officer Contacts

Director, Defence Health Research:
0477 330 020

ADHREC Executive Officer/Assistant Director Health Research:
02 6266 3807

Senior Research Governance Officer:
02 6266 4644

Research Governance Officer:
02 6266 4342

Research Administration Officer:
02 6266 3837