Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC)

This course provides training on the U.S. Government Policy for Institutional Oversight of Life Sciences Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC).

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Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC) offers a detailed training on the United States Government Policy for Institutional Oversight of Life Sciences Dual Use Research of Concern. The course is based on the 2014 United States Government Policy for Oversight of Life Sciences Dual Use Research of Concern, which is required for all National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded entities. It describes the agents and types of experiments that require oversight, individual and organizational responsibilities, and risk mitigation strategies.

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Language Availability: English

Suggested Audiences: Biosafety Officers, IBC Members, Researchers

Organizational Subscription Price: Included in Biosafety and Biosecurity series for $675 per year/per site for government and non-profit organizations; $750 per year/per site for for-profit organizations
Independent Learner Price: $110 per person

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Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC)

Detailed training on the United States Government Policy for Institutional Oversight of Life Sciences Dual Use Research of Concern. It is based on the 2014 United States Government Policy for Oversight of Life Sciences Dual Use Research of Concern, which is required for all National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded entities. It describes the agents and types of experiments that require oversight, individual and organizational responsibilities, and risk mitigation strategies.

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16263 (English)
Author(s): Angela Birnbaum, MPH - Tulane University