Responsible Conduct of Research
Saint Louis University is committed to the pursuit of truth through research and innovation. The Office of Research Integrity's Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) program, along with the University's research oversight committees, boards, and offices, provide regulatory guidance and educational resources to the SLU community to ensure that research conducted at SLU upholds the University's ethical standards and complies with all applicable local, state, and federal regulations and guidelines.
Research compliance touches all areas of research, whether researching and writing a humanities or social science project, basic or advanced experiments in a lab, research with human subjects, or research involving animals. Saint Louis University provides guidance and assistance in research compliance: