Outreach & Events

Request a Consultation:

Meet with an ORI staff member one-on-one. Consultations are offered for studies in development (with or without an E-IRB submission) as well as approved research projects.

Click here to submit a request.

Contact Nancy McGill or call (859) 257-9425 for questions.



ORI Office Hours

Investigators, research staff, and/or students are encouraged to drop in with questions about ongoing research, developing research projects, the E-IRB system, and general IRB operations. A variety of staff from the ORI will be available to answer questions and provide in-person support. Both medical and non-medical researchers are welcome to attend.

Date Time Location

December 8, 2021

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

ZOOM: https://uky.zoom.us/j/87360486187



Multiple Dates

LabArchives® Electronic Research Notebook (ERN) Webinars

Organize and manage all your research or laboratory data safely and quickly.

LabArchives® is a great data management solution from managing your data to sharing with your collaborators to securing the integrity of you research data. Sign up today. For more information go to: https://www.research.uky.edu/ERN

Webinar presented by Hannah Clark, LabArchives

Schedule a webinar for your group


Customized Presentations:

Date Event Details

Available upon request

  • Navigating the Medical IRB Process
  • Navigating the Nonmedical IRB Process
  • What needs IRB Review & Review Types
  • FDA regulated research & the IRB
  • Sponsor-Investigator Drug & Device Research
  • Informed Consent Perception, Paper, Process

Need help navigating the IRB application
process or want to know more about human 
research protection? 

If you are a UK faculty or staff member and would
like to schedule a customized presentation for your
UK class or research group, contact Belinda Smith at belinda.smith@uky.edu or (859) 323-2446.

Available upon request

Office of Research Integrity Display

We welcome requests to set up an ORI display with
education materials.  Contact Belinda Smith
at belinda.smith@uky.edu or (859) 323-2446 to
check availability for your conference, orientation, or
training events for faculty, staff, or students.


Weekly/Monthly Events:

Date Event Details


Clinical Research Update (CRU)

The UK Center for Clinical and Translational
Science (CCTS)
 presents a series of programs
designed to keep staff updated on good clinical practice guidelines, to present tools
and resources for successful clinical trial 
management, and to provide opportunities 
for networking and team building.

The target audience includes research
coordinators, staff, and investigators directly
involved in conducting clinical trials.


Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series (DDLS)

The DDLS showcases cutting-edge clinical and 
translational science research conducted at UK 
and other institutions, sponsored by the Dean of 
the College of Medicine. DDLS events are 
typically held on the first Thursday of each month
from 12:00 - 1:00 pm in the Hospital Auditorium.


Research Ethics Lecture Series

The UK Program for Bioethics is responsible for
bioethics education and consultation to the UK
HealthCare clinical enterprise. The Program for
Bioethics presents the Research Ethics Lecture
Series monthly September through November
and February through April each year. This 
series is also endorsed by UK HealthCare Markey
Cancer Center
and the UK Center for Clinical
and Translational Science
. Presentations are open
to anyone on campus.


Markey Research Seminars

The UK Markey Cancer Center sponsors the Markey Research Seminar, a weekly, continuing-education series, on Wednesdays from Noon - 12:50 p.m. (unless otherwise indicated).  

Members of the University of Kentucky community may receive weekly notices of upcoming speakers and lecture titles by contacting Markey’s Cancer Education Liaison via email at Markey-CEL@lsv.uky.edu

Markey Research Seminars will take place online via Zoom for the Fall 2020 semester. Please contact Terry Keys via email for your Zoom invitation.