Filing of the Ethics Committee of the Beijing Medical and Health Organizations was Started in Beijing
From:Beijing Municipal Health Commission

On April 4th, the Beijing Municipal Health Commission and the Beijing Municipal Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine organized a meeting on the filing of the Ethics Committee of the Beijing Medical and Health Organizations. The “Notice on the Filing of the Ethics Committee of Medical and Health Organizations” (Jing Medicine Science Education [2019] No. 20) was officially issued, and the filing of the ethics committee of the medical and health institutions was started officially.
All types of medical and health institutions (except TCM and military systems) that have ethics committees in Beijing should conduct ethics committee filing. The work of ethics committee should cover the ethical review of clinical research on stem cells, drug (device) clinical trials, organ transplantation, reproductive technology, and other new technology access and biomedical research. The medical and health institutions shall log in to to inquire about the relevant requirements of the filing notice, and fill in the basic information of the organization and ethics committee, and its members, rules and regulations (establishment documents, articles of association, system documents, guide documents, standard operating procedures), annual work report, etc. within 30 days to complete the filing work.
The ethics committees filing is an important measure to implement the national filing requirements, understand the development of medical ethics review work of medical and health institutions comprehensively and dynamically, and strengthen supervision and management. Medical and health institutions should attach great importance to the work of filing in accordance with the requirements.