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Guidelines for Ethical Practices in Research and Policies for Dealing with Instances of Alleged Violations of Ethical Standards
This document outlines procedures for reporting, investigating and adjudicating allegations of scientific misconduct.

Conflict of Interest in Research
When a researcher finds him/herself in a position to profit financially from his/her research results, it may present a conflict of interest between the researcher's personal interests and his/her responsibilities as a scientist. This policy discusses how real or perceived conflicts of interest of this sort.

Policy on Interactions with the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device, Hospital and Research Equipment and Supplies Industries
New York Medical College strives to impart the qualities of professionalism both through teaching and through the professional behaviors of faculty and staff.

ORA Policies and Procedures
Summarizes the policies and procedures that govern the submission of proposals for extramural funding of research. It includes information relevant to research involving human subjects, research involving vertebrate animals, biosafety, conflicts of interest, and other issues.

Clinical Research Proclamation
Pledges the commitment of New York Medical College and many other academic institutions and organizations to conduct clinical research in a safe and ethical manner for the development of new treatments and cures.

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Refers to the federal regulations (the "Privacy Rule") that protects patients from the inappropriate release of their personal medical information. This site helps the investigator understand and comply with these regulations.

Intellectual Property Policy
This policy discusses intellectual property rights within the college and defines how these rights may be protected and how revenue derived from them is to be distributed.