The Global Ethics Education Initiative (GEEI)
We provide educational opportunities in Research Ethics, Research Methodology, Good Clinical Practice, (GCP), Clinical Trials Management, and Scientific Writing.
Our targeted audiences includes:
- Investigators, Clinical Research Associates, Clinical Research Coordinators
- Members of Research Ethics Committees, Drug Regulatory Authorities
We have two major programs:
Program #1: How to Conduct and Publish Research. This is a one-year program in which participants develop a research idea, write and submit a proposal to the research ethics committee, conduct the research, analyze the data, and write and submit the manuscript for publication. English proficiency is required (TOEFL/IELTS is preferable but not mandatory). For more information and to submit an online application, click here.
Program #2: We are extending our Middle East (MERETI) program to individuals worldwide. This is a two year program consisting of admission to our online Research Ethics Certificate Degree program at the University of Maryland, USA and performance of a research project leading to publication. A TOEFL/IELTS passing grade is mandatory at the time of admission (June 2022) but not at the time of application (March 15).
Individuals from several countries are exempt from taking the TOEFL/IELTS. To see the list, click here.
All of our programs are Internationally Accredited by IACET and participants receive Continuing Educational Units (CEUs).
To obtain more information please complete the below form with your specific questions: