Federal Requirements, Guidelines, and Resources

NIH Update on the Requirement for Instruction in the Responsible Conduct of Research

Office of Research Integrity (ORI) at DHHS

This site contains information on handling misconduct, on policies and regulations, RCR education, and more.  There are resources and links for data management, animal and human subjects research, conflicts of interest, peer review, collaboration, publication/authorship, mentorship, research misconduct, and more.

The Office of Research Integrity (ORI) oversees and directs Public Health Service (PHS) research integrity activities on behalf of the Secretary of Health and Human Services with the exception of the regulatory research integrity activities of the Food and Drug Administration.

Organizationally, ORI is located within the Office of Public Health and Science (OPHS) within Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services (OS) in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

The PHS is composed of the following offices and agencies:

Office of Public Health and Science
National Institutes of Health.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Food and Drug Administration
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Health Resources and Services Administration
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
The Indian Health Service
Office of Regional Health Administrators

OHRP - Human Subjects Research Videos

Announcement: Educational Videos Now Available, US Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP), Jul 14, 2010
"OHRP is pleased to announce the availability for the first time of educational videos on the HHS YouTube channel. The videos include "Research Use of Human Biological Specimens and Other Private Information" and "Reviewing and Reporting Unanticipated Problems and Adverse Events," in addition to two new videos "Institutional Review Board (IRB) Membership" and "General Informed Consent Requirements Parts I Research Investigator and Part II Research Subject"…"

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