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BMSM 2020 Responsible Conduct of Research ()


Credits: 2

Course Description:

This course examines basic principles that govern the responsible conduct of biomedical research. The course explores topics related to scientific integrity, collegiality, research subjects, institutional integrity and social responsibility. Students participate actively in the course through written critiques and analyses of assigned readings, in-class presentations, and group discussions and debates.

Prerequisites: This course is required for all Ph.D., M.D./Ph.D., and Master’s students enrolled in Track B, but is also open to Master’s students enrolled in Track A with permission of course directors.

Lectures and discussions: 2 hrs/wk. Letter-graded.