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2012

Thursday, March 15, 2012 to Friday, March 16, 2012

Location: Washington, DC
The Quest for Research Excellence Conference has been rescheduled to March 15-16, 2012, at the Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center. Originally scheduled for August 2011, the conference was postponed due to Hurricane Irene. The upcoming conference will have a similar agenda with features such as Dr. Joe Palca from NPR and a mini-RIO Boot Camp for institutional officials responsible for handling research misconduct. A conference website will be available shortly.

2011

Monday, September 26, 2011 to Tuesday, September 27, 2011

St. Louis Missouri
The conference will have a Community Engaged Research theme that includes exploring the community-academic partnerships, addressing regulations, best practices, and current trends. This event is being hosted by: Washington University School of Medicine's Human Research Protection Office, Office of Human Research Protections, Meharry Medical College and the Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences.

Thursday, September 22, 2011 to Friday, September 23, 2011

Seattle, WA

2010

Friday, February 5, 2010

Kansas City, Kansas
This conference will focus on the challenges and opportunities involved in working with underserved populations. It will bring together local, regional and national researchers and community members to exchange and disseminate information.

2009

Friday, May 15, 2009 to Sunday, May 17, 2009

Fifth Biennial Research Conference on Research Integrity
Niagara Falls, NY
Co-Sponsor: Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Conference Materials

2008

Thursday, April 17, 2008 to Saturday, April 19, 2008

 St. Louis, MO 

Co-Sponsor: Washington University

 

2007

Sunday, September 16, 2007 to Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Lisbon, Portugal
Co-sponsor: European Science Foundation

Sunday, June 10, 2007 to Friday, June 15, 2007
Snowmass, CO
Co-sponsors: NIH, University of Pittsburgh

 

Thursday, March 29, 2007 to Friday, March 30, 2007

Boston, MA
Co-sponsors: Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Teaching Hospitals

2006

Friday, December 1, 2006 to Sunday, December 3, 2006

Conference on Research Integrity
View Conference Materials
Co-sponsors: Association of American Medical Colleges, American Association for the Advancement of Science

Thursday, September 28, 2006 to Friday, September 29, 2006

Baltimore, MD
Co-sponsor: University of Maryland-Baltimore
September 28-29, 2006

Thursday, September 14, 2006 to Friday, September 15, 2006

Birmingham, AL
Co-sponsor: University of Alabama-Birmingham
September 14-15, 2006

Friday, March 31, 2006

Promoting Research Integrity in the Social and Behavioral Sciences
San Antonio, TX
Co-sponsors: University of Texas-San Antonio, American Association of State Colleges and Universities, National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health

Friday, February 17, 2006

Chicago, IL
Co-sponsors: University of Illinois-Chicago, American Association of State Colleges and Universities, National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health

2005

Saturday, December 3, 2005

"CSI" for Clinical Investigators: Making the Case for Integrity and Examining the Causes of Misconduct in Research
Boston, MA
Co-sponsor: Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research.

Thursday, October 20, 2005 to Friday, October 21, 2005

Responsible Conduct of Research: Essentials for Research Success and Integrity
Pocatello, ID
Co-sponsor: Idaho State University, Boise State University, Idaho National Laboratory, Portneuf Medical Center and University of Idaho

Monday, October 3, 2005 to Tuesday, October 4, 2005

Workshop on Institutional Trustworthiness
Aspen, CO
Co-sponsor: University of Colorado, Baylor College of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, and University of Washington School of Medicine

Saturday, October 1, 2005

New York, NY
Co-sponsors: New York University School of Medicine, St. John's University, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, and City University of New York

Thursday, August 4, 2005 to Friday, August 5, 2005

Little Rock, AR
Co-sponsors: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP)

Thursday, June 16, 2005 to Friday, June 17, 2005

The Research Coordinator: Strategies for Promoting Integrity in Clinical Research
Bryn Mawr, PA
Co-sponsors: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, and Drexel College of Medicine

Monday, June 13, 2005 to Tuesday, June 14, 2005

Sacramento, CA
Co-sponsor: University of California – Davis

Friday, June 3, 2005 to Saturday, June 4, 2005

The Responsible Conduct of Basic and Clinical Research
Co-Sponsors: Polish Academy of Sciences, Minister of Science, Minister of Health, and Association of Pharmaceutical Companies

2004

Wednesday, December 8, 2004

Ethics and Responsible Conduct of Research Workshop
Washington, DC
Co-sponsor: Council of Graduate Schools

Thursday, December 2, 2004 to Friday, December 3, 2004

Developing Policy on Institutional Conflict of Interest Conference
Las Vegas, NV
Co-Sponsors: University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Association of American Universities, Association of American Medical Colleges, American Association for the Advancement of Science, National Association of State Universities and Land Grant Colleges, and the Office for Human Research Protections.

Friday, November 12, 2004 to Sunday, November 14, 2004

Research Conference on Research Integrity - 2004
San Diego, CA
Co-Sponsors: University of California - San Diego, Association of American Medical Colleges, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Merck Research Laboratories
Abstracts (PDF)
Program Summary (PDF)
Full Program (PDF)

Thursday, October 14, 2004 to Friday, October 15, 2004

Research Integrity and Financial Conflicts of Interest in Clinical Research: Legal Issues and Regulatory Requirements
Charlottesville, VA
Co-Sponsor: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Center for Biomedical Ethics

Monday, June 28, 2004 to Tuesday, June 29, 2004

The RCR Summit: A National Dialogue on Future Directions of RCR (PDF)
East Lansing, MI
Co-Sponsor: Michigan State University

Tuesday, April 13, 2004 to Wednesday, April 14, 2004

Responsible Conduct of Research in Psychological Science
Washington, DC
Co-Sponsor: American Psychological Association

Monday, March 22, 2004

Does Funding Source Influence Research Integrity?
Baltimore, MD
Co-Sponsor: Society of Toxicology

Friday, March 19, 2004 to Saturday, March 20, 2004

Promoting the Responsible Conduct of Research: What It Means to the Research Enterprise
Winston-Salem, NC
Co-Sponsors: Winston-Salem State University, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

2003

Wednesday, December 3, 2003

Ethics and Responsible Conduct of Research Workshop
San Francisco, CA
Co-sponsor: Council of Graduate Schools

Saturday, November 15, 2003

Enhancing Integrity in Clinical Research
Los Angeles, CA
Co-sponsor: University of California-Los Angeles

Friday, November 7, 2003 to Sunday, November 9, 2003

The Journal's Role in Research Misconduct Cases - Abstract (PDF)
Leesburg, VA
Co-sponsor:Council of Science Editors

Friday, November 7, 2003

RCR 101 Educational Workshop
New Orleans, LA
Co-sponsors: Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research and Tulane University

Thursday, October 9, 2003

Introductory Workshop for Institutional Research Integrity Officers
Farmington, CT
Co-sponsors: University of Connecticut Health Center and University of Connecticut-Storrs

Monday, September 8, 2003 to Tuesday, September 9, 2003

Respect for All Involved: A National Research Integrity and Human Subjects Protection Workshop
New York, NY
Co-sponsors: Columbia University, Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, the City University of New York, the HHS Office for Human Research Protections

Tuesday, June 3, 2003

The Role of Sponsored Program Administrators and Scientists in Promoting Research Integrity
Normal, AL
Co-sponsor: Alabama A&M University

Thursday, May 1, 2003 to Saturday, May 3, 2003

Building a Research Agenda in Communication Sciences and Disorders: Lessons for Success
Savannah, GA
Co-sponsor: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

2002

Wednesday, December 4, 2002

Workshop on Research Integrity Programs in Graduate Education
Washington, DC
Co-sponsor: Council of Graduate Schools

Saturday, November 16, 2002 to Monday, November 18, 2002

Research Conference on Research Integrity - 2002 (PDF)
Potomac, MD Co-sponsors: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association of American Medical Colleges, National Institutes of Health, and the National Science Foundation.

Thursday, October 10, 2002

Assessing Integrity in Research Environments
Washington, DC
Co-sponsor: Institute of Medicine

Monday, September 23, 2002 to Tuesday, September 24, 2002

The Role of Institutional Rules, Guidelines, and Education in Promoting the Responsible Conduct of Research
Philadelphia, PA

Monday, September 9, 2002 to Tuesday, September 10, 2002

Fostering Integrity in Clinical Research at Academic Medical Centers
Baltimore, MD
Co-sponsors: Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) and AAMC

Thursday, May 2, 2002 to Friday, May 3, 2002

Symposium on Research Responsibility and Undergraduates
New London, CT Co-sponsor:Council on Undergraduate Research
June 19-22, 2002 Promoting Integrity in Clinical Research
Cleveland, OH
Co-sponsor: Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Tuesday, April 16, 2002 to Wednesday, April 17, 2002

Conflicts of Interest and Research Integrity
St. Louis, MO
Co-sponsors: Washington University-St. Louis, University of Missouri-Columbia, St. Louis University

Wednesday, March 20, 2002 to Thursday, March 21, 2002

Advanced Investigative Techniques Workshop
Bethesda, MD
Co-sponsors: Harvard Medical School, University of Pittsburgh

2001

Wednesday, December 5, 2001

Workshop on Instruction in the Conduct of Research
San Diego, CA
Co-sponsors: Council of Graduate Schools (CGS)

Friday, November 16, 2001 to Saturday, November 17, 2001

Training in the Responsible Conduct of Research - Conference Summary (PDF)
Birmingham, Alabama Co-sponsor:University of Alabama-Birmingham

Monday, September 24, 2001 to Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Advanced Investigative Techniques Workshop
Bethesda, MD
Co-sponsors: Harvard Medical School, University of Pittsburgh

Wednesday, May 30, 2001 to Thursday, May 31, 2001

Washington, DC

Friday, May 18, 2001 to Saturday, May 19, 2001

Promoting Responsible Conduct of Research: Policies, Challenges, and Opportunities
Arlington, VA
Co-sponsors: Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R), Applied Research Ethics National Association (ARENA), Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), Tufts University School of Medicine

Sunday, May 6, 2001 to Monday, May 7, 2001

Research Compliance: Challenges and Opportunities (PDF)
Baltimore, MD Co-sponsor: The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Thursday, May 3, 2001 to Friday, May 4, 2001

Promoting Research Integrity in Communication Sciences and Disorders and Related Disciplines
Rockville, MD
Co-sponsors: American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

Thursday, February 1, 2001

Federal Research Misconduct Officials Workshop
Washington, DC

2000

Monday, November 20, 2000

Bethesda, MD

Saturday, November 18, 2000 to Monday, November 20, 2000

Bethesda, MD Co-sponsors: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Association of American Medical Colleges, National Institutes of Health, and the National Science Foundation

Sunday, June 4, 2000 to Monday, June 5, 2000

St. Charles, IL
Co-sponsor: American Association for the Advancement of Science

Monday, April 10, 2000 to Tuesday, April 11, 2000

Washington, D.C.
Co-sponsor:American Association for the Advancement of Science

Friday, March 24, 2000

Washington, D.C. Co-sponsor:National Council of University Research Administrators

1999

Friday, September 10, 1999

Albuquerque, NM Co-sponsor:Sigma Xi - The Scientific Research Society

Thursday, March 11, 1999 to Friday, March 12, 1999

Houston, TX
Co-sponsors:University of Texas-Houston Health Sciences Center, University of Houston, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Texas Woman's University-Houston Center, Texas Southern University, Prairie View A&M University

1998

Thursday, October 1, 1998 to Saturday, October 3, 1998

Tucson, AZ
Co-sponsor:University of Arizona

Monday, May 18, 1998 to Tuesday, May 19, 1998

Chapel Hill, NC
Co-sponsor:University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Tuesday, February 10, 1998 to Wednesday, February 11, 1998

Ann Arbor, MI
Co-sponsor:University of Michigan

1997

Friday, June 6, 1997

Bethesda, MD
 

Tuesday, April 15, 1997

Gainesville, FL
Co-sponsor: University of Florida
 

Thursday, February 13, 1997

Tuskegee, AL
Co-sponsor: Tuskegee University

1993

Monday, June 21, 1993 to Tuesday, June 22, 1993

Bethesda, MD
Co-sponsor:American Association for the Advancement of Science
 

1990

Sunday, April 1, 1990

Bethesda, MD