SARI Credit Events for Scholars and Researchers

SPRING 2017

No pre-registration is necessary, but come early as seminars fill up quickly.  SARI Credit given for all the workshops on this page.

Research Misconduct:  A Cautionary Tale of Fabrication and Falsification
Kim Petrosky – Research Integrity Analyst, Office for Research Protections
Thursday, January 19        2:30-3:30 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building
        
Ethical & Cultural Challenges for Conducting International Research
Nancy Luke – Associate Professor of Sociology and Demography
Wednesday, January 25        11:30 AM-12:30 PM    102 Kern Graduate Building
 
Unmanned Air Systems in Research
Michael Yukish – Operations Manager for Penn State’s Unmanned Air Systems Program; Head, Manufacturing Product & Process Design Department, ARL
Wednesday, February 1        11:00 AM-12:00 PM    102 Kern Graduate Building

Self-Plagiarism is OK, Right?  Wrong!
S. Shyam Sundar – Distinguished Professor/Co-Director, Media Effects Research Laboratory; Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication
Wednesday, February 8        12:00-1:00 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building

IRB 201 Series:  Recruitment & Informed Consent -- Beyond the Basics
Jodi Mathieu – IRB Analyst, Office for Research Protections
Thursday, February 16        2:30-3:30 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building

The Centrality of Ethics in the Engineering Profession
John Christman – Professor of Philosophy
Thursday, February 23        12:30-1:30 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building

Understanding Your Rights:  Patents, Licensing and Intellectual Property Issues Relating to Consulting and Entrepreneurship
Michael Brignati – Associate General Counsel, Penn State University
Monday, March 20        3:00-4:00 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building

Dual Research in Life Sciences
Craig Cameron – Professor and Eberly Chair, Biochemical and Molecular Biology
Wednesday, March 22        12:00-1:00 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building

IRB 201 Series: Working with Collaborators Outside of Penn State
Sara Horn – Director of the IRB Program, Office for Research Protections
Thursday, March 30        1:00-2:00 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building

Laboratory Safety: Prudent Practices & Procedures for the Safe Management of Chemicals & Other Hazards in the Lab
Robert Segura – Assistant Director, Environmental Health & Safety
Monday, April 3            3:30-4:30 PM            102 Kern Graduate Building

Impediment to Research? Export Controls in an Academic Setting
Wayne Mowery – Director of Compliance, Office of Ethics and Compliance; Penn State Export Compliance Officer
Wednesday, April 5        12:30-1:30 PM        102 Kern Graduate Building

Pre-registration is required. SARI credit is given for all of the CATS IRB trainings on this page.

CATS IRB - System Overview Training via Adobe Connect

Registration: https://cats-irb-overview-adobeconnect-sp17.eventbrite.com

This overview will introduce researchers to CATS IRB, Penn State’s online IRB submission program. This course will cover some preliminary information about the IRB, as well as the navigation and features of the CATS IRB system. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome. Overview will be held online via Adobe Connect.  

Session Dates
•    January 16, 2:30 - 3:30 PM
•    February 16, 3:00 - 4:00 PM
•    March 17, 9:00 - 10:00 AM


CATS IRB - System Overview Training via In-person (classroom)

Registration: https://cats-irb-overview-sp17.eventbrite.com

This overview will introduce researchers to CATS IRB, Penn State’s online IRB submission program. This course will cover some preliminary information about the IRB, as well as the navigation and features of the CATS IRB system. Participants will practice creating and modifying a study during a hands-on portion of the course. Faculty, staff, and students are welcome.

Session Dates
•    January 25, 2:00 - 3:30 PM
•    February 22, 2:00 - 3:30 PM
•    March 20, 9:00 - 10:30 AM

 
 

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