At Your Doorstep

FREE Information Session

Interested in learning about PRIM&R's At Your Doorstep (AYD) program? Register for our free, virtual information session on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

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IRB Administrator
Boot Camp

Register now for our 2017 IRB Administrator Boot Camp, April 6-8. Space is limited and the last offering sold out!

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Social Media for Research Recruitment

Register for our upcoming webinar to explore ways to ethically utilize social media as a research recruitment tool.

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CPIA Spring Exams

The CPIA 2017 Spring Testing Period application deadline is March 3.  Exams will be held April 14-26, 2017.

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IACUC17 regular registration rate ends March 1. Register now and join PRIM&R in New Orleans.

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Electronic Informed Consent

Register for our upcoming webinar to review the usage of electronic methods of informed consent (eIC) in research.

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Call for Poster Abstracts

The Call for Poster Abstracts is now open for PRIM&R's AER17 Conference in San Antonio, TX.

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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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Common Rule


Keep up-to-date
on the Common Rule

Find out the answers to some follow-up questions from the Common Rule Webinar on our new blog post.

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Need a Résumé Boost?


Planning to attend IACUC17? Attendance fulfills a core requirement of the Certificate in the Ethical Foundations of Animal Care and Use, which is a valuable way to demonstrate your commitment to research ethics and oversight.

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News & Announcements

Topical Meetings

IRB Boot Camp
PRIM&R will host IRB Administrator Boot Camp April 6–7 in Baltimore, MD, an educational program providing hands-on, intensive instruction to improve your human research protection program. More

Educational Programs

PRIM&R is offering several upcoming webinars. Register soon to take advantage of these invaluable resources. More

Professional Development

Decreasing Regulatory Burden: What’s Not To Like?
PRIM&R is partnering with American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM) to offer a half-day post-Forum workshop on April 26 as an addition to the 2017 ACLAM Forum. More

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