CaRES Responsible Conduct of Research

CaRES Students, Here are a few training videos on the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) from the UAB Office of Research Integrity (ORI) and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Each video involves role play and group discussion, and each video is informative and enlightening. Please watch at least one of them.

  1. The Research Clinic: A new interactive training video from 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 great soap opera-style training video on research misconduct from ORI that address 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 on a wide variety of publication ethics situations. It is easy to imagine yourself getting involved in some of them! Most cases have a text and an audio component: