As members of a complex research university, Penn faculty, administrators and staff have significant responsibility to ensure that research is conducted with the highest integrity, and in compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations, as well as University and Health System policy.

Policies, Statements and Guidelines Applicable to both the University and Penn Medicine:

University Policies and Procedures Relating to Research

Services for Researchers

Responsible Conduct of Research

Penn Manual for Clinical Research

Patent and Tangible Research Property

Guidelines for Student Protection in Sponsored Research Projects

Vice Provost for Research

Lancaster General Research Misconduct