The responsible conduct of research (RCR) training program is one part of the education and outreach activities of UNLV’s Office of Research Integrity. The goal of this training is to increase the knowledge and practice of RCR while complying with federal requirements. The design of this training is intended to foster intellectual discussion of ethical issues in conducting research and provide professional development for participating trainees.

RCR Training Schedule

Sessions will be located in GTW 268 & 269 (Gateway Building located on Maryland Pkwy).

Feb. 25th: 10:00 – 12:00
10am: General Ethical Responsibilities in Research
11am: Peer Review

March 4th: 10:00 – 12:00
10am: Mentor/Trainee Relationships
11am: Research Misconduct

March 11th: 10:00 – 12:00
10am: Conflict of Interest
11am: Acquisition, Sharing and Ownership of Data

March 25th: 10:00 – 11:00
10am: Collaborative Research

April 1st: 10:00 – 11:00
10am: Publications, Practices and Authorship


For general RCR program or registration information please contact

If you have any questions or concerns about misconduct in research please contact:

Brad Woods, PhD

Executive Director, Office of Research Integrity; Research Integrity Officer