Jillian Barr

Director of Ethics and Governance, NHMRC

As Director of Ethics and Governance at NHMRC, Jillian’s work involves developing a range of ethics guidelines and research standards including the current review of the 2007 Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research, the National Statement on Ethical conduct in Human Research and animal ethics guidelines. Jillian’s team is responsible for providing policy and guidance for Human Research Ethics Committees in Australia and for supporting the Australian Health Ethics Committee.  Jillian is also responsible for research integrity matters at NHMRC.

Jillian has qualifications in Arts, Law and Bioethics.