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 must complete training in Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR).
In order to meet the in-person requirement, Saint Louis University provides a series of two-hour topic focused workshops throughout the year for individuals to attend. Attending a minimum of four workshops will attain compliance with the eight-hour requirement for that person.
Spring 2018 workshops are currently being scheduled and will posted to this page in the coming weeks.
Description: This workshop is led by IACUC staff and utilizes a panel of veterinarians and animal
researchers to discuss the ethical foundations to animal research and the common challenges
and strategies to conducting ethical animal research.
Date: Friday, September 29, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m
Location: LRC 110
Description: This workshop led by Saint Louis University librarians focuses on common myths and
misunderstandings about copyright that have implications for research and publishing.
Attendees are provided with numerous strategies and resources to engage in copyright
Date: Monday, October 9, 2017
Time: 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: LRC 112/113
Description: This workshop, led by Dr. Stephanie Solomon Cargill, provides attendees with an understanding
of what qualifies as research misconduct and questionable research practices, how
to avoid committing research misconduct, and strategies to employ if they observe
Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Time: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Location: Schwitalla Hall M115, Lecture Hall 1