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Spring 2019 Cellular Molecular Biophysics G4010 section 001
Responsible Conduct of Research and Related Policy Issues

Call Number 20996
Day & Time
F 1:00pm-2:00pm
401 Vagelos Educ
Points 1
Grading Mode Pass/Fail
Approvals Required None
Instructors Arthur Palmer
Jaime S Rubin - e-mail, homepage
Course Description A discussion of scientific research ethics for students, post-doctoral scientists and fellows, and other junior investigators at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center. This course explores a variety of ethical and policy issues that arise during the conduct of basic, translational, epidemiological, and clinical biomedical research. The course's philosophy is to facilitate and encourage students to engage with Columbia faculty members who can speak from their own experience on ethical questions that can arise during the conduct of scientific research. Topics addressed include: Research misconduct, as well as policies and procedures for addressing; Mentee-mentor relationship; Authorship practices and scientific publications; Research involving human participants/subjects; Data acquisition, ownership, sharing, management, and reproducibility; Use of laboratory animals in scientific research; Conflicts of interest; Peer review; Intellectual property and technology transfer; The role of scientists in society; Collaborative research; Partnerships with industry; The scientific method; Strategies for a successful research career. Course sessions include lectures, class discussion, and case studies.
Web Site Vergil, Course Homepage, Syllabus
Department Cellular, Molecular, and Biophysical Studies
Enrollment 88 students as of 11:05AM Friday, August 23, 2019
Subject Cellular Molecular Biophysics
Number G4010
Section 001
Division Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Open To Columbia College, General Studies, School of Professional Studies, Global Programs, Graduate School of Arts and Science, Engineering and Applied Science: Graduate, School of the Arts, International and Public Affairs, Barnard
Campus Health Science
Section key 20191CMBS4010G001

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