Best Practices for Publishing Your Research: Conflicts of Interest


An instructor's guide, slide deck, and video for the teaching module looking at conflicts of interest in scientific publication.


This module is part of a series of seven teaching modules designed to promote best practices in publication ethics for life scientists and biomedical engineers who publish research papers. This module helps students learn the different types of conflicts of interest (COI), how to prevent COI and deal with COI situations, and how to create a plan for training their future students about COI.

Instructor Guide (PDF)
Presentation (PPT)
Presentation Video (YouTube)