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Join PRIM&R in Columbus, OH on March 19-21 for the 2018 Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) Conference.

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Focus on the Revised Common Rule

The recordings from PRIM&R's webinar series, Focus on the Revised Common Rule, are now available for purchase.

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Personal Narratives in Research Ethics History

Gigi McMillan talks about stewarding PRIM&R's People & Perspectives project.

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