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Responsible Conduct of Research

The objectives of this course are to: heighten students' awareness of ethical considerations relevant to the conduct of research; inform students of federal, state and institutional policies, regulations and procedures; and provide students with critical analysis and problem solving skills for ethical decision-making.

2020 Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)

Enrollment for the Fall 2020 Tri-I Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) course is currently underway. Click here to REGISTER.

Please complete the RCR Pre-Survey for the Fall 2020 Semester here:

Trainees required to complete RCR training will receive an email with instructions and important information for Saba Could registration and password creation. If you are interested in taking the RCR course, but not on the “required” list,  please contact the RCR Course Director  at or the RCR Course Coordinator at for more information and explore the external web page at .

Out of the abundance of precaution, participants must complete 8 hours of “face-to-face” class hours via Zoom Virtual Meeting.

Orientation: Thursday, September 10, 2020 from 4-6 PM.

Makeup Orientation: Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 10 am-12 pm.

Small Group Session #1: Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 4-6 pm         

Small Group Session #2: Thursday, November 5, 2020, 4-6 pm

Small Group Session #3: Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 4-6 pm     

Additional REQUIRED Workshop as per Tri-I Policy: “Reproducibility, Replication, Rigor, and Transparency in the Scientific Enterprise” – Tuesday, September 22, 2020 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

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