Resources

Americans with Disabilities Act (Employees)

Issues relating to the University's policies and procedures for handling the identification and reasonable accommodation of employee disabilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Americans with Disabilities Act (Students)

Issues relating to the University's policies and procedures for handling the identification of student disabilities as recognized by the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) and for the reasonable accommodation of those disabilities.

Animal Research

Issues relating to the care for and use of animals in research, including the operations of the University of Kansas Medical Center Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

Conflicts of Interest (Financial)

Issues relating to actual or apparent financial conflicts of interests, including the University's financial disclosure policies and procedures, and concerns about how such conflicts could affect objectivity.

Discrimination and Harassment and Bias

Issues relating to actual or perceived discrimination or bias on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, handicap or disability, family responsibilities, familial status, gender identity or expression, marital status, personal appearance, political affiliation, source of income, sexual orientation or any other factor prohibited by law and issues relating to sexual harassment.

Effort Reporting (Research)

Issues relating to the recording and reporting of time and effort spent on or charged to sponsored research activities (and on other activities by those engaged in sponsored research).

Environment, Health and Safety Issues

Issues relating to biological, chemical and radiation safety, laboratory safety and bloodborne pathogens.

Faculty Conflicts of Commitment and Outside Employment

Issues relating to the disclosure, approval and management of outside professional activities of faculty.

Gifts and Gratuities

Hazardous Materials

Issues relating to the handling and disposal of hazardous materials, including chemical, biological, radioactive, and other materials and the response to and clean-up of accidents or spills of such materials.

Human Subjects Research ( Institutional Review Boards)

Issues relating to University research involving human subjects, including the approval and monitoring of such research and the policies and procedures relating to the University's Institutional Review Boards (IRBs).

Laboratory/Bio-Safety

Issues relating to the safety of the University's biomedical and other laboratories.

Radiation Safety

Issues relating to the use and disposal of radioactive materials and to exposure to such materials.

Scientific Misconduct

Issues relating to the alleged fabrication, falsification plagiarism, or other serious deviation from accepted practices in the conduct of University research, including the University policies and procedures for considering such allegations.

Workplace Conduct (faculty)

Issues relating to the professional conduct and appropriate behavior of faculty, including compliance with the University's policies and procedures relating to workplace conduct.

Workplace Conduct (staff)

Issues relating to the professional conduct and appropriate behavior of staff, including compliance with the University's policies and procedures relating to workplace conduct.

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