Scientific Ethics Workshop for beginning PhD students
“What you need to know to be a responsible researcher“
Thursday, November 19th 2015
from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Amphitheater Jacques Monod
2:00 – 3:00 Introduction & “Responsible conduct in research”
Pasteur – Paris University PhD program committee member
3:00 – 3:45 “The ethical use of animals in research”
Head of Animal Facilities / Responsible Animalerie
3:45 – 4:00 Break
4:00 – 5:00 “Research on human beings and clinical research ethics”
Clinical Research Department / Pôle Intégré de Recherche Clinique
Committee on Clinical Research / Comité de Recherche Clinique
Discussion groups composed of 8-12 students will be organized to be held in the weeks following the workshop. Discussions will be based on “On Being a Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research” from the National Academies Press and led by junior scientists at Pasteur. Scheduling of the three separate one-hour discussions will occur immediately after the Workshop and all interested students are encouraged to sign up.
This workshop is a mandatory component of the PPU PhD program and highly recommended for all PhD students at Institut Pasteur.