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Research Integrity (Formerly RPF Module 1)
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Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6


Target Audience:


All users conducting or involved with Human Subject Research. The University of Pittsburgh IRB has moved its Research Integrity requirements to the CITI system as of March 5th 2012. Completion of this module after such date will not satisfy IRB training requirements. For further information please visit

Educational Objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to describe generally accepted practices and ethical principles associated with authorship and publication, generation and use of data, mentoring, research misconduct, and other investigator responsibilities


Jerome Rosenberg, Ph.D. - Research Integrity Officer, University of Pittsburgh
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