ATSIDA are approached by a post-graduate research student to provide advice on data management. The student is about to submit an ethics application to conduct research with an Aboriginal community.
ATSIDA assists the researcher by:
- Providing a wide range of guidance and information on the benefits and procedures for depositing material, on best practice and on relevant standards for datasets and documentation creation.
- Providing appropriate wording for the ethics application and consent forms regarding the ongoing management of data obtained in the research process from Aboriginal participants.
- Providing guidance on appropriate management of material relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities through the Protocols.