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Office of Research & Sponsored Programs

Research Integrity & Education

The Office of Research Integrity & Education (ORIE) is part of the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP) at the University of Denver. ORIE provides services that support the efforts of the DU research community in their research endeavors to ensure active adherence to the ethical principles and professional standards essential for the responsible practice of research.

Within the Office of Research Integrity & Education, the following committees are provided with ORIE administrative and professional personnel to oversee the research conducted by affiliated investigators on the DU campus:

  • Human Subject Research (Institutional Review Board)
  • Animal Welfare (Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee)
  • rDNA and Biosafety (Institutional Biosafety Committee)

To ensure that research conducted at the University of Denver is safe and ethical, and promotes a culture of integrity, the Office of Research Integrity & Education manages and provides training and education in the following programs:

  • Research Conflict of Interest
  • Responsible Conduct of Research
  • Research Misconduct