Dear NIH and NSF PI's,
In order to maintain compliance with NIH and NSF requirements, USM conducts a mandatory Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) in-person training twice a year. Please click on the following link to determine which of your personnel is required to take the in-person and on-line trainings: http://usm.maine.edu/orio/rcr-training-0
The next semi-annual in-person RCR training October 26, 2018 from 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM. Location TBD
NEXT will be in April 2019
As you are aware we are conducting this training in order to maintain compliance with NIH and NSF requirements for your grants. Prior to the training please register on the Office of Research Integrity and Outreach (ORIO) website:
These in-person training sessions will be a total of four hours and must be completed in conjunction with the CITI RCR training module: General RCR, Basic Course. The instructions to the training can be found at: https://usm.maine.edu/orio/rcr-training.
Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions you may have or if you need to see if one of your students has already attended the training: USMORIO@maine.edu.
Ross Hickey, J.D., CIP, CPIA
Assistant Provost for Research Integrity
Office of Research Integrity and Outreach (ORIO)
126 Bedford Street
Portland, Maine 04104-9300
(207) 780 4340