Responsible Conduct of Research Short Course

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 9:00am to Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 10:45am

 

Registration is now open for the Fall 2020 Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) course. This 5-week course is held in the fall each year and the upcoming course will take place Tuesdays, September 1-29 from 9:00-10:45AM. The course is open to recipients of NIH training grants and fulfills the NIH requirement for RCR education for trainees. Course materials will be provided. Sessions begin with a 30-45 minute lecture followed by small group case discussions. 

Sessions will be taught online via Zoom and include:

  1. Ethical issues and underlying challenges in research
  2. Authorship, peer review, and publication
  3. Bias and other subjective influences in science
  4. Intellectual property and conflicts of interest
  5. Principles, codes, and practices to promote ethics and integrity

Attendance at all sessions is required for credit. To register, please email the Trent Center at trent-center@duke.edu.  Registration deadline is Monday, August 24, 2020.