Supplementary RCR Materials

CaRES Students 2019, Here are several education and training videos on the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) from UAB’s Office of Research Integrity (ORI) and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE).  Each video is informative and enlightening, and many involve role playing and group discussion.  Please watch one or more videos of interest to you, as your time permits. Thank you!

  1. The Research Clinic: An interactive training video from the ORI that educates clinical and social researchers about protecting research subjects. The link to a press release with background is and the link to the video training tool is
  2. The Lab: Avoiding Misconduct: A soap opera-style training video on research misconduct from ORI that addresses lab-specific issues:
  3. The ORI’s “Resources” Tab: Additional videos, virtual animal lab inspection tours, online courses, and guidelines.
  4. Case Studies from COPE: Over 400 case studies of ethics of publication situations. It’s easy to imagine yourself in one of these situations! Most cases have text and audio components:

Updated April 30, 2019