Responsible Conduct of Research Short Course

Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 8:00am to Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 9:45am

 

 

Registration is now open for the Fall 2021 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, August 31-September 28 from 8:00-9:45AM. 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. 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 23, 2021.