Living Science Ethics Responsible Conduct of Research
- East Baltimore
- 1st term
- 1 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2021 - 2022
- Instruction Method:
- Class Times:
- Wednesday, 4:00 - 5:00pm
Fosters the responsible conduct of scientific research using a combination of lectures, discussion and analysis of case studies. Topics include: data management, conflict of interest, scientific misconduct, questionable research practices, responsible authorship, peer review, collaborations with peers and industry, trainee-mentor relationships, research ethics and regulatory requirements of the conduct of animal and human research, and the scientist as a responsible member of society.
- Learning Objectives:
- Explain the regulatory requirements that govern the modern research environment
- Discuss the expectations for adherence to the ethical principles in the conduct of research
- Apply ethical and regulatory principles to the trainee’s own current and future research program
- Methods of Assessment:
This course is evaluated as follows:
- 50% Quizzes
- 50% Completion of attendance-taking records
- Enrollment Restriction:
Eligibility restricted to doctoral students. Other JHSPH students or fellows who are required to have in-person RCR training based on funding source may also enroll.
- Instructor Consent:
No consent required
- Special Comments:
This course is offered through the JHSPH R3 Program series (jhsph.edu/r3gsi); Pre-recorded presentations and discussions will be held asynchronously on CoursePlus; Live sessions on zoom are filled with group activities on the days and times indicated.