COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

CREO’s Board remains active and available to conduct ethical reviews. Please submit your application documents to creo@communitybasedresearch.ca Our Board is also available if you have questions around how to adapt your research projects to account for COVID-19 considerations.

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Changes in Review Fees (June 1st, 2020)

Changes in Review Fees (June 1st, 2020)

Please note that we will be updating our review fees starting June 1st, 2020. The new fees are as follows: ORGANIZATION TYPE FEE Nonprofits & Charities (Budgets under $100,000)  $100.00 Nonprofits & Charities (Budgets $100,000 – $500,000) $200.00 Nonprofits & Charities (Budgets $500,000 – $1,000,000)  $300.00 Nonprofits & Charities (Budgets over $1,000,000) $400.00 Major Institutions, foundations, government, for-profit […]

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New Application Document

New Application Document

CREO has revised the application document to submit your project for review.  You can download the new form in the link below. CREO Application Form The new application will be live as of July 1st, 2019.  If you have already downloaded and began an application with the old form, the Board will still review your application. […]

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Application Review Delays

Application Review Delays

We are currently experiencing a high volume of applications. Due to this demand, wait times for application reviews may be delayed. We appreciate your patience.

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Seeking New Board Members!

Seeking New Board Members!

We are looking for interested individuals to join our ethics review board. Candidates must have research experience at the post-masters or doctoral level, be willing to attend monthly meetings, complete ethics reviews and participate in ongoing training and sub-committee activities. Individuals with a background in immigration, justice, or children/youth as well as experience with non-for-profit […]

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Notice of Change of Fee for Ethics Reviews

Notice of Change of Fee for Ethics Reviews

The Community Research Ethics Office has had the benefit of funding for several years now and has been able to offer ethics reviews for a nominal fee.  However, CREO’s funding is coming to an end.  In our need to become sustainable, it is time for us to increase our fees.  So the new fees will be […]

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We have moved! Contact information below:

We have moved! Contact information below:

CREO’s founder and longtime host, the Centre for Community Based Research, has recently become associated with St. Paul’s University College in Waterloo, Ontario. They have generously allowed us to move with them and so our new mailing address is: Community Research Ethics Office c/o Centre for Community Based research 190 Westmount Road North Waterloo, ON […]

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URGENT: Change in Contact Information!

URGENT: Change in Contact Information!

Our location has changed! The new address: Community Research Ethics Office  c/o Centre for Community Based Research, St. Paul’s University College, 190 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G5 Our email remains the same: creo@communitybasedresearch.ca    

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C2U Expo 2015 in Ottawa!

C2U Expo 2015 in Ottawa!

Look for us at Carleton University from May 26th to May 29th as two CREB members attend Community-College-University Expo! Find us at the Engagement Fair if you want to engage in conversation about community-based research, ethics, and our services. Looking forward to meeting you there!

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Welcoming our newest board members!

Welcoming our newest board members!

We are happy to introduce you to four new board members that have joined over the last few months: Lizzie Rigotti, Katelyn Godin, Doug Rankin, and Sweta Banerjee! You can view their profiles on the Who We Are page.

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