Science at the heart of medicine

7020 Responsible Conduct of Research

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This course fulfills an NIH mandated training requirement and is required for all 1st year PhD and MSTP students and pre-and post-doctoral students. 


Topics: 

Overview of RCR 
Research Misconduct 
Protection of Human Subjects 
Welfare of Laboratory Animals 
Conflicts of Interest 
Data Management Practices 
Mentor & Trainee Responsibilities 
Collaborative Research 
Authorship & Publication 
Peer Review
 

REQUIRED MATERIALS: Course readings will be distributed or made available as pdf files.

PREREQUISITES: N/A

STUDENT PREPARATION: N/A

SUITABLE FOR 1ST YEAR STUDENTS: Yes

UNIQUE TRAINING OFFERED IN THIS COURSE: N/A

STUDENT ASSESSMENTS: No class session may be missed in order to receive credit. An incomplete grade for the course will require retaking missed sessions the following semester.   

CREDIT HOURS: 1.0