Approved Projects

Projects approved by the AIATSIS Research Ethics committee are published in accordance with the AIATSIS Privacy Policy. More information about the AIATSIS Privacy Policy can be found here.

Monitoring and reporting

It is mandatory for approved projects to submit annual written reports detailing progress on research, maintenance and security of records, compliance with the approved protocols and compliance with any conditions of approval for assessment by the Executive Director of Research and Education and referral, if necessary, to the Committee.

Reports can be submitted via email to the Research Ethics Committee Secretariat,

Download Interim and Final report template


Variations to ethics proposals approved by the Committee must be submitted to the Chair for approval. Complex variations will be reviewed by the entire committee.  A variation must be submitted with:

  • Variation letter addressed to the Committee Chair
  • Revised ethics approval form (DOCX, 3.1MB), with tracked changes
  • Any relevant supporting document

Variations can be submitted via email to the Research Ethics Committee Secretariat,

Download variation letter template (DOCX, 234KB)

Approved Projects – AIATSIS Research Ethics Committee

Updated as of 17 March 2020

Reference number
Project title
Date of approval
EO162-12112019 Tynan Evaluation of the Away from Base (AFB) program 06/03/2020
EO152-12112019  Wolley Juwun 2020 Impact Evaluation 02/03/2020
EO150-08112019 Dicker ICS-TAEG Cadetships Evaluation 05/02/2020
EO157-12112019 Wright NSW Family Group Conferencing 02/02/2020
EO153-12112019 Leon Unconscious Bia's in the Australian Public Service: Implications for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Employment 30/01/2020
EO129-11072019 Arabena Enhancing Cultural Safety in Australian Emergency Departments 28/01/2020
EO163-12112019 Jesudason Yarning Kidneys Community Consultations 28/01/2020
EO141-04092019 Paterson Talking about Aboriginal Gambling: RCT Evaluation in NSW 08/01/2020
EO161-12112019 Ryan Consumer Research on Financial Products and Services on Palm Island 07/01/2020
EO140-03092019 Khan From the City to the Outbac: Lessons Learnt from Australian Teachers - What constitutes effective teaching practice with Indigenous Students in 21st Century Australian Schools 18/12/2019
EO130-10072019 Nissum Design & Implementation of the Evaluation of the Northern Territory Family Law Pilot 06/11/2019
EO138-16072019 Kaim A collaborative initiative to improve wound management, knowledge and practice in an Aboriginal Medical Service within Toowoomba 28/10/2019
EO135-16072019 Reifels Evaluation of the Wesley LifeForce Suicide Prevention Networks 14/10/2019
EO148-16092019 Little Culture in Policy and Practice: Developing a framework for reporting on the situation and status of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and heritage 01/10/2019
EO139-16072019 Hobbs Indigenous Attraction, Recruitment & Retention in Defence Project 28/08/2019
EO133-16072019 Delaney Goori baje wulara bina - Jandai maybalnya Qauandamookajen Nganamil: Hear the voice of our Ancestors - Reclaiming Jandai from a Quandamooka worldview 27/08/2018
Last reviewed: 9 Apr 2020