Time is running out to register for Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research (PRIM&R)'s November 12 Social, Behavioral, and Educational Research (SBER) conference in Boston. PRIM&R is a non-profit organization based in Boston that advances ethical standards in the conduct of research, focusing on human subjects and vertebrate animal research.
Researchers at UNH conducting social...
The National Information Standards Organization (NISO) just released the first in a new series of resources on information management technology issues. This publication is a primer on Research Data Management.
This primer provides an overview of how the management of research data has changed in recent years, and outlines best practices for the planning, documentation, administration,...
Since Fall 2011, the UNH Graduate Council has required all incoming doctoral students complete training in the responsible conduct of research (RCR) and scholarly activity by the end of their first semester. The requirement is based on the following:
As a land-grant institution, UNH is accountable to both New Hampshire residents and the university community to ensure the safe and ethical...
The UNH Institutional Review Board (IRB) for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research has just released updated and expanded Guidelines for Research Involving Children/Minors. The new guidance is available on the IRB’s Application Resources webpage.
In addition to providing definitions of applicable terms, the IRB lists best practices in the areas of parental consent, “passive” parental...
The UNH Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) has set its meeting schedule for the Fall 2015 semester. Please contact Julie Simpson (603/862-2003) or Theresa Cherouvis (603/862-3536) in Research Integrity Services with any questions.