Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy. On Being A Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research, Third Edition. Chapter on Competing Interests, Commitments, and Values. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2009.


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  • A Conflict of Commitment
    Discussion Points

    • Description: Explores issues related to working on a federal grant versus an industry-funded project.


    Macrina, FL. Scientific Integrity: Text and Cases in Responsible Conduct of Research, 4th edition. Chapter 7: Competing Interests in Research. Washington, DC: ASM Press, 2014.


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  • Survey 9: Conflicts of Interest

    • Description: Explores conflicts of interest issues and potential solutions.