News and Events
CORE Enterprise Group Meeting - Tuesday, 6/24/14, 2:00pm-4:00pm, UTARI
The CORE Enterprise Group meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 24th, 2014 at the University of Texas at Arlington Research Institute. The group, which focuses on commercialization in all areas of research, will hold a two hour meeting for discussions.
Agreements Management Web Site Demonstration - Wednesday, 6/18/14, 10:00 am - 11:00 am, Center for Innovation, Rm. 215
The UTA Research Administration Agreement Management Web site is designed to provide an agreement portfolio start page that identifies selected types of UT Arlington sponsored research, research project and sponsored services agreements, and background information, including downloadable and editable templates, with cross referencing to UTA Research Administration departments and resources when faculty or staff need to contact someone for further information. The site includes FAQs related to common agreement types and scenarios, as well as short guides to selected types of agreements. Dan Vincenzo will demonstrate the site and answer any questions. He will also ask for your input and suggestions on additional resources that could make the site more useful for your faculty contacts.
JPS 8th Annual Research Day - Friday, 6/6/2014, Fort Worth
John Peter Smith (JPS) Hospital will hold its 8th Annual Research Day in Fort Worth on June 6th, 2014. The theme is SOAR: Seeking Opportunities to Advance Research in Healthcare Reform. Topics on the agenda include: international perspectives of responsible conduct of research, building quality into clinical trials, efforts to improve community health, and evolving responsibilities of physicians. Registration is $140, or $90 for students. Register here: https://www.jpshealthnet.org/Research-Day/.
RCR Institute Offers Certification Opportunity Specifically for Students
Graduate Studies coordinates the RCR Institute to promote the Responsible Conduct of Research on Campus. The Institute routinely presents RCR-related workshops on topics such as research misconduct, data management, and intellectual property. Although all faculty, staff, and students are invited to the workshops, students have the opportunity to achieve RCR certification through a combination of workshop attendance and other training opportunities. Participants will be recognized with a certificate and a transcript notation once they have completed the requirements.