Joint Penang Independent Ethics Committee (JPEC) is an ethics committee established in 2002 under the joint authority of RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus and Info Kinetics / Clinical Research Centre, Penang.

JPEC conducts initial and continuing ethical review of clinical trials conducted at private medical institutions in Penang. JPEC is unique in that while most ethics committees are institutions i.e. formed by and comprising of members from one particular institution, JPEC unites members from private and public medical institutions from Penang, Malaysia.

For further information or ethics application enquiries, kindly contact the JPEC Secretariat:

JPEC Secretariat
Joint Penang Independent Ethics Committee
c/o Clinical Research Centre
4, Jalan Sepoy Lines,
10450 George Town,
Penang, Malaysia.

Tel:  +604-217 1979