Welcome to the Community Research Ethics Office official website! The Community Research Ethics Office (CREO) is an organization in Waterloo Region that responds to the needs of community researchers to easily access an ethical support and review process.
CREO strives to offer a supportive environment that encourages community researchers to participate and collaborate in a process of ethical reflection that promotes awareness of ethical issues and maximizes ethical conduct of research. CREO provides this supportive environment through its workshops, consultations, and ethics reviews.
CREO also provides a forum for questions and answers relating to community research and ethics. Post a comment or go to our Ask a Question page and ask the Board members any ethical question you may have! As community researchers, let’s talk to one another as we strive to strengthen and support community research in Waterloo Region!
CREO is currently supported by CCBR and the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
CREO COMMUNITY FORUM! The Community Research Ethics Office is hosting a Community Forum! Since the Office has been around now for about three years, it is time to report on its activities to the community. Please join us for: a delicious lunch, a brief presentation of CREO’s history and activities, and an opportunity for questions [...]23 October, 2013
Please join us for a Community Research Ethics Workshop: Research in Communities. The workshop will cover such issues as: research ethics principles and guidelines how to apply ethical principles and guidelines to your research and how to address various ethical dilemmas/questions, etc. in depth discussion of the specific ethical questions or dilemmas you bring to [...]8 September, 2013