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Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Training - Human Subjects Research - Institutional Review Board (IRB)

Thursday, 10 October, 2019

Oleg Kisselev, Ph.D., and  Rachel Millinger, MA, CIP will lead a workshop from3-5 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 10, in the LRC 113 (Learning Resource Center) as part of the University’s Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training series.

This workshop led by IRB staff and the IRB Chair,  provides attendees with a background on the ethical issues in oversight of human research and the role of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) in assuring ethical human research .

The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) require that all graduate and undergraduate students, post doctoral fellows, and trainees supported by research funds from NIH or NSF complete training in Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) including  a minimum of eight hours of face-to-face RCR training.

Saint Louis University provides a series of two-hour topic focused workshops throughout the year. Attending a minimum of four workshops will attain compliance with the eight-hour requirement. This workshop will count as two hours of the eight face-to-face training hours required by NIH and NSF.

This training is also highly recommended for all other research positions, including faculty, regardless of their funding.

Registration is requested.