If you are looking for a comprehensive research data management resource, you might want to check out MANTRA. MANTRA is a free, online research data management course, hosted by the University of Edinburgh. The target audience is post-graduate students and early career researchers.
The units address:
Understanding the nature of research data in a variety of disciplinary settings
On October 13, 2015 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced that it has changed the definition of a child for purposes of inclusion in clinical research. The change was made to reduce confusion among stakeholder groups (applicants, peer reviewers, grantees, subjects).
The change is that for the purpose of NIH’s inclusion policy, the age of a child will be defined as individuals under...
On October 13, 2015 the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced that it has changed the requirements of the Vertebrate Animals Section (VAS) of grant applications, cooperative agreements, and contract proposals. The change was made to simplify the application/proposal, and to remove redundancy with Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) review.
The changes consist of:
National Biosafety Stewardship Month is a time to review and reflect on our institution’s biosafety practices, policies and procedures. October kicks off a yearlong assessment of our current biosafety programs and culture to ensure that oversight and implementation of safety protocols are appropriate and sustainable. The three focus areas in academic year 2016 are training,...
The UNH Responsible Conduct of Research and Scholarly Activity (RCR) Committee recently held two RCR trainings involving over 125 participants.
The first training on October 2, 2015, co-hosted by the UNH Graduate School, was for incoming doctoral students. Since Fall 2011, the UNH Graduate Council has required all incoming doctoral students complete RCR training the end of their first semester...