Jessenius Faculty of Medicine
in Martin
Comenius University in Bratislava

Ethics Committee

Independent Ethics Committee was set up by the decision of the Faculty Board of the Jessenius Faculty of Comenius University  on March 19, 2000  responsible for all workplaces covered by the organizational structure of the Jessenius Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University in Martin.


In 2006,  the Ethics Committee of JFMED CU was registered under no. IORG0004721 at the US Office for Human Research Protection, US Department of Health and Human Services and after approval, the Committee got a certification with the code "IRB00005636 Jessenius Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University in Martin IRB # 1".


Activities of Independent Ethics Committee at the Jessenius Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University in Martin shall follow and shall be based on:

  • ethical principles for medical research involving human subjects,
  • ethical principles of physiological research conducted on animals,
  • ethical principles of physiological studies in humans.

Activities of Independent Ethics Committee shall be governed in accordance with Rules of Procedure, approved at its first meeting on December 18, 2000 and last updated on November 25, 2013.

On this website, you will find all information needed for submission of applications for project approval, all documents and schedule of meetings of the Ethics Committee of JFMED CU.


If you have any questions, please contact the secretariat of the Ethics Committee of JFMED CU.