Ethics in Research

Understanding roles and responsibilities as a researcher including ethical review boards, data security, and conflict of interests.

Course Summary


NOTE: This is a freely available online course offered by the National Institute of Health, USA. dataskool did not create this course. It is provided here as part of your onboarding. We have no relationship with NIH. The materials of this course are freely available. You are neither paying for this course nor will be directly financially benefitted as a result of completing this course. You are free to exit this course and complete the course directly by visiting  

This course describes these basic principles of good research ethics, through sections on scientific integrity, data acquisition and management, publication and authorship, peer review, mentor/trainee relationships, collaborative research, research involving human and animal subjects, and conflict of interest and commitment.  

Course Curriculum