Office of Research Integrity and Outreach

Research Integrity Symposium

Simultaneous with the Maine Regulatory Training and Ethics Center (MeRTEC)

Sable Oaks, South Portland, Maine
May 25 & 26, 2017

For Registration and more information, please go to the NEW site address:

1-844-374-5264 toll free


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"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?” Albert Einstein


Location & Accommodations

The Marriott Portland Sable Oaks is close to restaurants, shopping and just a short drive to the heart of the vibrant Arts District in downtown Portland. Step outside and discover the many things to do in Portland, Maine including the Portland Museum of Art, the State Theatre, Cross Insurance Arena and more.


Substitution/Cancellation Policy

Please notify the Office of Research Integrity and Outreach of any substitutions in writing. The appropriate registration fee will be applied to a substitute attendee.

A refund (minus a $20 cancellation fee) will be given for conference cancellations received in writing by the Office of Research Integrity and Outreach. Refunds will not be issued for cancellations made on or after Friday, April 28, 2017 5:00 PM EST. Cancellations must be in writing. Telephone cancellations will not be accepted:

Financial Aid Policy

The University of Southern Maine’s (USM) Office of Research Integrity and Outreach is offering scholarship opportunities for full time students.

Scholarship opportunities of registration fee is considered on a case by case basis by completing the information within the registration form https://www.surveymonkey.comr/MeRTEC2017SymposiumRegistrationForm. Deadline to request a registration scholarship is Friday, April 21, 2017 by 5:00 PM EST.  You will be notified if you have been selected to receive a scholarship by April 28, 2017 by 5:00PM EST.


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