Dedicated to the highest standards of research integrity, ORC develops strategic educational initiatives and partners with stakeholders to build stronger research communities.
Research guidelines and procedures
All research affiliated with Indiana University must comply with federal, state, and institutional guidelines.
Procedures in seven compliance areas establish the highest ethical standards and best practices in pre-clinical, clinical, and other research activities at IU, and they are enforced independent of funding agencies or sponsorship.
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Report a compliance concern
Anyone can report a concern at any time regarding noncompliance in animal care and use, biosafety, radiation safety, human subjects, conflicts of interest, export control, and research misconduct.Report a concern