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Workshop #3: International Responsible Conduct of Research Education
Selected Online Resources:
General Resources for Teaching Research Ethics

Ethics Education Library, Illinois Institute of Technology

Office of Research Integrity, ORI

Online Ethics Center for Engineering and Research, National Academy of Engineering

Project for Scholarly Integrity, Council of Graduate Schools

Resources for Research Ethics Education, UC San Diego

CTSA Clinical Research Ethics - Materials and Methods Inventory:

ESENCe, University of Massachusetts

EthicsShare (Univ of Minn): Library - A Global Digital Library on Ethics:

Making the Right Moves, Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Online Courses in Research Ethics / RCR

Responsible Conduct of Research, Columbia University

Scientific Integrity, UC San Diego

Research Ethics Blogs

Adventures in Ethics and Science

Selected Other Resources:
Adams D, Pimple KD (2005): Research Misconduct and Crime: Lessons from Criminal Science on Preventing Misconduct and Promoting Integrity." Accountability in Research 12(3):225-240.

Anderson MS, Horn AS, Risbey KR, Ronning EA, De Vries R, Martinson BC (2007): What Do Mentoring and Training in the Responsible Conduct of Research Have To Do with Scientists' Misbehavior? Findings from a National Survey of NIH-Funded Scientists . Academic Medicine 82(9):853-860.

Braunschweiger P, Goodman KW (2007): The CITI Program: An International Online Resource for Education in Human Subjects Protection and the Responsible Conduct of Research. Academic Medicine. 82(9):861-864.

Bulger RE, Heitman E (2007): Expanding Responsible Conduct of Research Instruction across the University. Academic Medicine. 82(9):876-878.

Heitman E, Olsen CH, Anestidou L, Bulger RE (2007): New Graduate Students' Baseline Knowledge of the Responsible Conduct of Research. Academic Medicine. 82(9):838-845.

Kalichman MW (2006): Ethics and Science: A 0.1% solution. Issues in Science and Technology 23:34-36.

Kalichman MW (2007): Responding to Challenges in Educating for the Responsible Conduct of Research, Academic Medicine. 82(9):870-875.

Kalichman MW, Plemmons DK (2007): Reported Goals for Responsible Conduct of Research Courses. Academic Medicine. 82(9):846-852.

Macrina FL (2007): Scientific Societies and Promotion of the Responsible Conduct of Research: Codes, Policies, and Education. Academic Medicine. 82(9):865-869.

Pimple KD (2002): Six Domains of Research Ethics: A Heuristic Framework for the Responsible Conduct of Research. Science and Engineering Ethics 8(2):191-205.

Steneck NH (2006): Fostering Integrity in Research: Definitions, Current Knowledge, and Future Directions. Science and Engineering Ethics 12:53-74.

Steneck NH, Bulger RE (2007): The History, Purpose, and Future of Instruction in the Responsible Conduct of Research. Academic Medicine. 82(9):829-834.

Vasgird DR (2007): Prevention over Cure: The Administrative Rationale for Education in the Responsible Conduct of Research. Academic Medicine. 82(9):835-837.

Yarborough, Mark; Fryer-Edwards, Kelly; Geller, Gail; Sharp, Richard R. (2009): Transforming the Culture of Biomedical Research From Compliance to Trustworthiness: Insights From Nonmedical Sectors. Academic Medicine. 84(4):472-477.

Texts: Biomedical Research Ethics

Barnbaum DR, Byron M (2001): Research Ethics: Text and Readings, Prentice Hall, New Jersey.

Bulger RE, Heitman E, Reiser SJ (2002): The Ethical Dimensions of the Biological and Health Sciences, Cambridge Univ. Press, NY.

Macrina FL (2005): Scientific Integrity, ASM Press, 3rd ed., Washington, D.C.

Oliver P (2003): The Student’s Guide to Research Ethics. Open University Press, NY.

Shamoo AE, Resnik DB (2002): Responsible Conduct of Research, Oxford Univ. Press, NY.

Steneck NH (2004): ORI Introduction to the Responsible Conduct of Research.

Texts: Other Research Ethics
Harris CE, Pritchard M, Rabins M (2008): Engineering Ethics: Concepts and Cases 4e. Wadsworth Publishing, Belmont CA.

Israel M, Hay I (2006): Research Ethics for Social Scientists. Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks.

Kovac J (2003): The Ethical Chemist: Professionalism and Ethics in Science. Prentice Hall.

National Academies of Science (1995): On Being a Scientist: Responsible Conduct in Research.

National Academies of Science (2009): On Being a Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research.

Penslar, RL, ed. (1995): Research Ethics: Cases and Materials. Indiana University Press, Bloomington.

Books about RCR and Research Misconduct (fiction and non-fiction)
Crewdson J (2003): Science Fictions: A Scientific Mystery, a Massive Cover-up and the Dark Legacy of Robert Gallo
Hixon JR (1975): The Patchwork Mouse
Kevles DJ (2000): The Baltimore Case: A Trial of Politics, Science, and Character
Reich ES (2009): Plastic Fantastic: How the Biggest Fraud in Physics Shook the Scientific World
Djerassi C (1991): Cantor’s Dilemma
Goodman A (2006): Intuition, The Dial Press, New York.

Journals for Research on Research Ethics
Academic Medicine:
Accountability in Research:
American Journal of Bioethics:
Hastings Center Report:
Journal of Empirical Research on Human Research Ethics:
Science and Engineering Ethics:
The Journal of Research Administration:



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