Research governance and policy

Research Governance

We will ensure our research will be of the highest quality through our Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) which is made up of leading researchers from the UK, USA, Australia, The Netherlands and Italy. The SAC will provide expert advice to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Board of Trustees on the following areas:

Grant application guidelines, forms and terms and conditions can be found on our apply for a grant pages.


Research policies

Our Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) members will ensure that all research is conducted to the highest ethical standards, complies with all relevant regulations and guidelines, and is conducted in an environment which supports the highest standards of research governance.

SAC members have agreed to comply with Pancreatic Cancer Action’s (PCA) Research Policies:

Conflicts of interest policy

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Confidentiality policy

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Animal testing policy

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