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Research Integrity & Compliance Review Office

Who We Are

Colorado State University has a long-standing reputation for ethical conduct of research in all areas and takes pride in the quality and quantity of research performed on its campuses. The Research Integrity & Compliance Review Office (RICRO) provides assistance to researchers, staff, and the faculty oversight committees in maintaining an ethical environment for activities in the following research and teaching areas:

Our Mission

  • To protect the rights and welfare of research subjects, to provide guidance on research integrity issues, and to assist the research community in conducting and promoting responsible and ethical research.
  • To work collaboratively with the university review committees to ensure that research is conducted ethically and in accordance with applicable regulations and guidelines.

Events and News

IRB On-campus Human Subjects Protection Training
The IRB On-campus Human Subjects Protection Training dates are now available!

RICRO Report - December 2014
CONTENTS: RICRO Has Moved! | Preparing for a PAM Visit | RICRO Welcomes Scot Allen, Export Control | RCR - Training Milestone and Upcoming Event | New Requirement for Human Subjects Researchers | RICRO Location and Contact Information | Happy Holidays!