Food and Drugs Authority Ghana
Ghana Ministry of Health
REC or IRB responsible for ethical assessment of clinical trial applications?
Ghana Health Service Ethics Committee & other Institutional Riview Boards (IRBs)
Institution website address
Type of Organisation
What is the institutional affilliation of your Organisation
What is the operational language(s) of your MRA/DRA?
Name of the CEO/DIRECTOR/HOD
Dr.Stephen K. Opuni
Gender of the CEO/DIRECTOR/HOD: M
Age of group of the CEO/DIRECTOR/HOD: 50 - 60
Telephone of the CEO/DIRECTOR/HOD
Email of the CEO/DIRECTOR/HOD
Administrator's name or contact person
Mrs. Delese Darko or Mr. Jones Ofosu
Administrator's name or contact person E-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org or Jsofosu@yahoo.com or email@example.com
Telephone number: +233-302-233200/2351
Fax Number: Fax: +233-0302-22979
Independence Avenue Adjacent Latter Days Saint Church, Next to Agric Developement Bank, Ridge Accra, Ghana
P. O. Box CT 2783 Cantonments, Accra, Ghana
What is your preferred manner to receive protocols: Hard copy by mail or by hand
Application fee is required?: Yes
How often are the review meetings?: every two months
Stipulated deadlines for submission of applications?
Approximately what is the time frame for response to an application?
60 days after the review meeting
Is the review fee fixed for all applicants or is it negotiable? Yes
Which categories of medicines need approval before conducting a clinical trial?: Unregistered medicines, Registered medicines - Indications(s) and clinical use, Registered medicines - Target patient population(s), Registered medicines - Route(s) of administration, Registered medicines - Dosage regimen(s), Medical devices and appliances/prosthetics, Food supplements
Any other information that you would like to share about your MRA?
The Head of Department on Safety Monitoring-Mrs. Delese Darko is the contact person for Clinical Trial issues. Her e-mail address is: firstname.lastname@example.org
Year of establishment of the organisation 1997
Does your MRA have a secretariat with a full-time administrator? Yes
Does your MRA have units or sub-committees? Yes