JPEC complies with the requirements of the Declaration of Helsinki: Ethical Principles for Medical Research Involving Human Subjects and ICH Good Clinical Practice as well as the Malaysian GCP.
JPEC has written Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) as well as performance markers that guide JPEC’s continuous improvement process. JPEC’s SOPs being reviewed regularly and it incorporate the WHO Operating Guidelines for Ethics Committees that Review Biomedical Research 2000.
JPEC is officially registered (Registration #: IORG0006175) with the Office of Human Research Protection (OHRP) in USA. Registration with OHRP enables JPEC to conduct ethical review of studies that are funded by the USA National Institute of Health (NIH), one of the largest and most widely known research funders in America.
JPEC is one of the ethics committees in Malaysia that is registered with the Drug Control Authority (DCA), an authority established for the purpose of regulating the Control of Drugs and Cosmetics Regulations, 1984 and undergoes regular GCP audit inspection from the National Pharmaceutical Control Bureau (NPCB).