Responsible Conduct of Research

All BTP trainees must take the BTP Responsible Conduct of Research Course (1 credit) in their first year of support in order to receive funding. Substitution of courses taught by departments or other programs is not permitted.

All BTP trainees must also take a refresher course in Responsible Conduct of Research in the fourth year of their graduate studies. The BTP course provides one option to fulfill this requirement. The table shows the topics and lead instructors for the course taught in Spring 2015.

23-Jan David Baltimore Case Brian Fox (Biochemistry)
30-Jan Conflicts of Interest Bill Barker (Office of Research Policy)
30-Jan Research Misconduct Irwin Goldman (Horticulture)
6-Feb Academia and Industry Thomas Mackie (Morgridge Institute)
13-Feb Mentor and Mentee Relationships Kristyn Masters (Biomedical Engineering)
27-Feb Human Subjects/Stem cells/Animals Heather McFadden (Stem Cell Research Office)
6-Mar Confidentiality/Peer Review/Intellectual Property Josh Coon (IPiB)
13-Mar Collaboration, Authorship and Publication David Pagliarini (Biochemistry)
20-Mar Data Management Richard Anderson (Cell & Molecular Biology)
27-Mar Spring Break  
3-Apr Spring Break  
10-Apr Personal/Institutional/Societal Responsibilities Brian Fox (Biochemistry)
17-Apr Case Studies  
24-Apr Case Studies  
1-May Select Agents, Safe Laboratory Practice Rebecca Moritz (UW Select Agents Program)
8-May Case Studies