Committee on Research Practices

Committee on Research Practices

All research conducted at the University whenever involving animals, human participants and safety should be reviewed for research practices. Under the auspices of theĀ Committee on Research Practices (CRP), there are three Committee/Panels to review such practices:

Human Participants Research Panel

Animal Ethics Committee (AEC)

Safety Panel

LAF is part of the University community and to ensure the University maintains its reputation as upright and steadfast member of the Hong Kong and International communities and that all of its research is in accordance with international best practices and according to Hong Kong law, LAF is committed to Investigating and Reporting Animal Welfare Concerns. If any LAF staff, LAF user or other stakeholder of the university or member of the Hong Kong community has animal welfare concerns, they should be reported to the Director of LAF ( in the first instance or to the AEC chairman.