Registration for January RCR is Now Open

December 8, 2016


Registration for the January Responsible Conduct of Research Course is now open! Available free of charge to any Harvard-affiliated individuals, RCR is a highly recommended “best practices” course for those desiring to deepen their knowledge of ethical research and responsible conduct. RCR is a 3-day course, which uses pre-work and interactive discussions to examine basic ethical and regulatory requirements for conducting research. Topics covered include: research and professional conduct; responsible authorship and publication; mentor-mentee relationships; conflicts of interest; peer review; grant writing and budgeting; intellectual property; data acquisition and management; ownership of data and biological samples; and research involving human and animal subjects.  A certificate will be issued to all participants upon successful course completion.