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Ethics and Integrity
ESRC Framework for Research Ethics website is now live
Montreal Statement on Research Integrity in Cross-Boundary Research Collaborations http://www.cehd.umn.edu/olpd/MontrealStatement.pdf
ORI – The Office of Research Integrity https://ori.hhs.gov/
Singapore Statement on Research Integrity http://www.singaporestatement.org/
The San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment (DORA) http://www.ascb.org/dora/
UKRIO- The UK Research Integrity Office http://ukrio.org/
Funding bodies and Research councils
Economic and Social Research Council http://www.esrc.ac.uk/funding/guidance-for-applicants/research-ethics/
Medical Research Council http://www.mrc.ac.uk/research/research-policy-ethics/
Research Councils UK http://www.rcuk.ac.uk/search/?q=ethics
Learned societies/ professional bodies/ international organisations
Association for Research Managers and Administrators https://www.arma.ac.uk/
British Psychological Society http://www.bps.org.uk/what-we-do/ethics-standards/ethics-standards
Nuffield Council on Bioethics http://nuffieldbioethics.org/
Unicef. Ethical Research Involving Children http://www.unicef-irc.org/KM/ERIC/
Committee of Publication Ethics http://www.publicationethics.org/
Council of Science Editors www.councilscienceeditors.org
European Association of Science Editors http://www.ease.org.uk/
International Committee of Medical Journal Editors http://www.icmje.org
Retraction watch http://retractionwatch.wordpress.com/
Regulatory organizations and clinical trial registration
European Medicines agency http://www.ema.europa.eu/ema/
Health Research Authority http://www.hra.nhs.uk/ Medicines & Healthcare products Regulatory Agency https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/medicines-and-healthcare-products-regulatory-agency
National Institutes of Health http://www.nih.gov/
US Food and Drug Administration http://www.fda.gov/default.htm
Equator Network www.equator-network.org/
Good Publication Practice for Communicating Company-Sponsored Medical Research: GPP3
Cardiff University http://www.caerdydd.ac.uk/racdv/ethics/urec/
King’s College London http://www.kcl.ac.uk/innovation/research/support/ethics/applications/apply.aspx
Manchester University http://www.manchester.ac.uk/research/environment/governance/ethics/
Napier University http://www.ethics.napier.ac.uk/wiki/Main_Page
Open University http://www.open.ac.uk/research/ethics/
Sheffield Hallam University http://www.shu.ac.uk/research/ethics/
Universities UK http://www.universitiesuk.ac.uk/Pages/default.aspx
University College London http://ethics.grad.ucl.ac.uk/
University of Bristol http://www.bristol.ac.uk/red/research-governance/ethics/
University of Edinburgh http://www.ed.ac.uk/education/rke/research-support/ethical-approval
University of Glasgow http://www.gla.ac.uk/research/aims/ourpolicies/ethics/
University of Portsmouth www.port.ac.uk/research/ethics/ (links not working at the moment)
University of Sheffield https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/ris/other/gov-ethics/ethicspolicy
University of Southampton http://www.southampton.ac.uk/ris/policies/ethics.html
UK University Research Ethics Committees Forum
The UK University Research Ethics Committees Forum is an informal group which provides a forum for those involved in Research Ethics within universities to meet and share experience.
This site is for people interested in ethics in professions and public life. It aims to help you develop a practical working ethic.
This Site compiles and collates the journal table of contents for most major bioethics, ethics, political philosophy and general philosophy journals.
Led by Cardiff Law School and based at Cardiff University, this virtual centre connects researchers and practitioners in medicine, science, information technology, the social sciences and humanities.
Dedicated to promoting the thoughtful discussion of difficult moral issues
An informal partnership established by a number of organizations with a shared interest in the ethics of conducting research involving human beings in developing countries.
Journal articles, book chapters, bills, laws, court decisions, reports, books, audiovisuals, and news articles relating to bioethics and professional ethics.
PRIVIREAL is a EUROPEAN COMMISSION Framework 5 funded project examining the implementation of the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC in relation to medical research and the role of ethics committees.
This is the Blog of the International Network for Philosophy and Bioethics and aims to provide a focus point to discuss both philosophy, bioethics and their inter-relation.
BPAS is at the forefront of innovation in abortion in the UK. Its research programme is monitored by the Research and Ethics Committee.