Apply for a Scholarship for AER16

PRIM&R offers three scholarship programs for the 2016 Advancing Ethical Research Conference. Priority deadline: June 9, 2016

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Become a PRIM&R Member

Join PRIM&R in the month of May and immediately have access to all of the benefits of membership, including the special offerings available during Member Appreciation Month.

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Navigate the Landscape

PRIM&R’s Ethical Research Oversight Course (E-ROC) is geared toward new IRB members and staff, as well as toward those seeking a refresher on the core principles of research regulations and underlying ethical principles.

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Bring IRB 201 to Your Institution

PRIM&R now offers IRB 201 as an At Your Doorstep program.

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Our Mission

Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) advances the highest ethical standards in the conduct of biomedical, behavioral, and social science research. We accomplish this mission through education, membership services, professional certification, public policy initiatives, and community building.

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Don't Miss: IRB Administrator Boot Camp


Join us in Atlanta, GA this September for IRB Administrator 101 and IRB Administrator 201.

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Making Good Meetings Happen


How do you best facilitate a lively, efficient meeting? During this webinar, an experienced IACUC compliance specialist and an IRB chair will share best practices for meeting management.

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Educational Programs

Call for Webinar Proposals
Have an idea for a PRIM&R webinar? Submit it for our 2016 Call for Webinar Proposals. More

Connect & Engage

New on People and Perspectives
Robert Massie discusses life lessons learned from his personal experience with health issues and his belief that reflective, personal choices are the basis for "big" solutions. More

Professional Development

Research Ethics Digest
Research Ethics Digest was sent on April 15. Don't forget: You can get continuing education credits by taking the self-study quiz. More

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