The Human Tissue Act (2004) requires organisations carrying out research with human tissue to be licensed and to have appropriate procedures and training in place.
The University holds a licence from the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) to obtain, store and research human cellular material. This mandatory two hour course/workshop will introduce you to the Act, including its history, what it means for the University and you as an individual, essential procedures and maintaining compliance.
Please email: Nick Curry firstname.lastname@example.org, to obtain further information and to arrange course access.
This session maps on to Domain C of the Vitae Framework: Research governance and organisation which includes the sub-domain areas of: