All graduate students are required to take at least 8 hours of ethics training in order to graduate.
Students in the Department of Medical Genetics can obtain these eight hours by the following methods:
- The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry Ethics and Scientific Integrity Day – 5 credit hours.
- This full day workshop is offered in both the Fall and Winter terms.
- Rehabilitation Research Centre Ethics Series – students will receive one hour of credit for each session that they attend to a maximum of seven credit hours.
- Ethics Workshop in Medical Genetics (ESI Day) – 3 credit hours.
- This workshop is offered in the Winter term on an as needed basis depending on the number of students requiring ethics training.
- GET (Graduate Ethics Training) Web CT course – 5 credit hours
- The Care and Use of Animals in Research – 1.5 credit hours
- (Health Sciences Laboratory Animal Services)
In order to have your credits recorded, it is the responsibility of each student to provide the Department Graduate Program Administrator with a copy of your proof of training (i.e. certificate, letter of completion, etc.).