February 16, 2016
ALL ACADEMICS AT UC SAN DIEGO
UC San Diego is committed to the highest standards of integrity in research. To help maintain and foster research integrity, our Research Ethics Program has recently announced four upcoming events and activities that you may find of interest:
* Visiting Lecture by National Leader in Research Integrity Dr. Francis Macrina, VP for Research and Innovation, Virginia Commonwealth University, will join the UCSD research community to discuss the challenges we face in developing technologies that might be used for purposes other than those intended (e.g., bioterrorism). The event will be held Wednesday, March 2, 1:30-3 pm. For more information or to RSVP, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Research Integrity Awards
* Research Integrity Contest
* Peer Leadership in Scientific Integrity Workshop A new UCSD workshop
has been designed for graduate students to promote discussion about
research integrity while providing participants with skills and
credentials potentially useful to their career goals. The workshop is
scheduled for Friday, April 22, 9am-4:30pm. Details can be found online
We hope you will take advantage of these opportunities.