UI Responsible Contacts
Richard Hichwa, Ph.D.
Research Integrity Officer
Office of the Vice President for Research
201 Gilmore Hall
(319) 335-2106 – phone
(319) 335-2104 – fax
University policy also provides that allegations of research misconduct may be made to the Vice President for Research or the Provost. The Associate Deans for Research in each of the Colleges are also helpful contacts.
Applicable federal/state law, regulations, agency guidance
Public Health Service Policies on Research Misconduct; Final Rule, 42 C.F.R. Parts 50 and 93 
Proposed PHS Standards for the Protection of Research Misconduct Whistleblowers, 65 Fed. Reg. 70830 
General educational programs covering research ethics can be found at http://ethics.ucsd.edu/courses/ .
Responsible conduct of research information is available at http://research.uiowa.edu/responsible-conduct-research .
The PHS Office of Research Integrity maintains an excellent web site at http://ori.dhhs.gov