Fall 2020 Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Courses

The Office of the Vice Provost for Research is pleased to announce the Fall 2020 course dates for Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training.  Two different date options are being offered:

Tuesday afternoon option: six sessions (November 3, 10, 17 and December 1, 8, 15) from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm; all sessions will be held virtually via Zoom

Thursday morning option: six sessions (November 5, 12, 19 and December 3, 10, 17) from 9:30 am to 11:00 am each day; all sessions will be held virtually via Zoom

Attendance to all six dates for either option is required for certification of completion of training.

The RCR Course at Tufts University is designed to meet all NIH and NSF requirements for grant-funded research. The purpose of the course is to help guide the Tufts University research community in understanding the multi-faceted aspects of research integrity and to reinforce the importance of conducting research in an honest, objective, and responsible way.

For course enrollment and specific questions about this training, please email RCR@tufts.edu.

For general RCR information, please visit the OVPR RCR web pages