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Education for Researchers

Below​​ is a list of educational programming for WUSTL researchers delivered by Research Education and Information. Many REI programs are developed and implemented in partnership with other WUSTL research administration and compliance offices.

Information on upcoming occurrences is available via the Research Education Calendar.

For a consolidated list of education related to research administration, management, and compliance, please visit the Education & Awareness page.

Current / Ongoing Programming

Effort Reporting Education
REI partners with Sponsored Projects Accounting (SPA) to provide education related to effort reporting. Educational resources are designed to help researchers improve their knowledge and responsibilities related to effort reporting at WUSTL. Campus-specific online and face-to-face sessions are available as well as many resource documents and tools.  More...

Financial Management of Sponsored Projects
REI partners with Sponsored Projects Accounting (SPA) to provide education related to the financial management of sponsored projects. Face-to-face education sessions and many online resources and tools are available.  More...

New Faculty Orientation
The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research participates in New Faculty Orientation on both the Danforth Campus and the Medical School. The orientation program covers a number of areas in addition to research, including resources for faculty, information services, human resources and benefits, etc.  More...

Program for the Ethical and Responsible Conduct of Science and Scholarship (PERCSS)
The PERCSS Core Curriculum features eight web-based learning modules in areas related to ethical and responsible conduct of research. PERCSS also offers Research Ethics Workshops 2-3 times annually. More...

Other RCR Education at WUSTL
Washington University offers many educational opportunities for researchers interested in learning more about ethics and responsible conduct in research.  More...

Past Events and Conferences

Moving Into the Future – New Dimensions and Strategies for Women’s Health Research for the National Institutes of Health 
On March 4-6, 2009, WUSTL hosted the first in a series of four conferences to help set the research agenda for the NIH Office for Research on Women’s Health (ORWH). This conference included input from a variety of stakeholder groups including: researchers, clinicians, patients, advocacy groups, community organizations, and industry. In addition, many Program Officers and Leaders from NIH Institutes and Centers actively participated in the event.  More...

Effective Research Management (ERM)
ERM included educational sessions, a Research Core Facilities and Services Expo, and a Research Administration and Compliance Expo to help WUSTL faculty propose, perform, and manage successful research projects. More...

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