New York Medical College

Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences



This page contains links to useful Web sites related to the responsible conduct of research, standards of professional conduct, or other issues related to ethical research.

Office of Research Integrity

The ORI monitors the investigation of allegations of scientific misconduct in universities and research institutions throughout the US.  It also promulgates standards for the ethical conduct of research and promotes instruction in this area.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute on Scientific Integrity

This site contains text, videos and case studies that explore various aspects of research ethics and professional conduct.

President’s Council on Bioethics

     The Council ”advises the President on ethical issues related to advances in biomedical science and technology.”  It deals with both medical care issues and scientific research issues, and produces informative reports and recommendations.

NYMC Bioethics Institute

     This institute is primarily concerned with medical care bioethics, but also considers matters related to patient-based research.