Investigator Briefing in the Responsible Conduct of Research

Offered by the Office of the Executive Vice President for Academic and Research Affairs


Please click here to access the most recent roster of Investigators who have completed this training. If your name is not on this list and you have an active sponsored project, please complete the training as noted below. Contact Sahar Sarfaraz if corrections are necessary.


In accordance with HOOP 95 Research Training, the Office of Academic and Research Affairs has prepared the following information to help you understand federal, state, and institutional policies and requirements related to the responsible conduct of research.

At UTHealth our premise is that investigators appreciate and respect the need for the responsible conduct of research and want to conduct their investigations in such a manner. Consequently, the primary purpose of the following material is twofold: (1) to help our investigators understand their responsibilities, and (2) to provide information and sources of support to assist them.

Please review the following four (4) files before completing the form below. By submitting the form, you are attesting that you have reviewed and understand the materials provided and will maintain compliance with federal, state and institutional policies related to the conduct of research. Failure to do so will result in delays with sponsored project account set-up.

Please contact Sahar Sarfaraz via email or by calling 713.500.3085 if you have questions or experience difficulty accessing the files.

  1. ORI Introduction to the Responsible Conduct of Research (Steneck, 2007)
  2. New Investigator Briefing: A Roadmap to Support UTHealth Investigators in the Responsible Conduct of Research (Stancel)
  3. UTHealth Research Policies
  4. Who to Turn To: Institutional Leaders Responsible for Research Oversight and Support