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This is a friendly reminder that the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) is currently accepting submissions for its 27th Annual International Conference. The deadline for submissions is October 27, 2017.

The conference will be held Thursday, March 1 – Sunday, March 4, 2018 at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, Illinois.

We welcome the students and faculty in your program to apply!

The P.I. Program will be Exhibiting at Two More Upcoming Conferences!

The P.I. Program director, Dr. James DuBois, recently presented on the Program and its findings at ARIO (Association of Research Integrity Officers), in San Diego, CA.

The Program will also be attending two upcoming conferences as an exhibitor. Stop by to say hello and learn more about the workshop!

  1. SRA (Society of Research Administrators International), Oct. 14-18: Vancouver, Canada
  2. PRIM&R (Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research), Nov. 6-8: San Antonio, TX

P.I. Program to Host Webinar on November 30, 2017

This free webinar is intended to inform institutional officials and those involved with compliance and research integrity about the benefits of sending researchers to the P.I. Program workshop.

Dr. James DuBois will discuss specific topics covered in the workshop and describe how the P.I. Program protects privacy and confidentiality while helping researchers move forward effectively. The webinar will also include a question and answer forum.

Thursday, November 30, 2017
1:00pm-2:00pm CST
James DuBois, DSc, PhD


Registration Open for Next P.I. Program Workshop

Registration is now open for the next P.I. Program workshop. The workshop will take place January 9-11, 2018 in St. Louis, MO.

To refer a participant to the program, please contact the Program Manager, Cynthia McKenna, at or 324-747-4220.

4523 Clayton Avenue, Campus Box 8005
St. Louis, MO 63110-1093
314-747-4220 |

The National Academies of Sciences • Engineering • Medicine
The Science of Science Communication III

The 2017 Arthur M. Sackler Colloquium, The Science of Science Communication III, has only a few more spaces left to attend in person, but they're filling up fast! A free webinar will also be available. Sign up to receive a link to view the live webcast. ...continue reading "The Science of Science Communication"

NAE Center for Engineering Ethics and Society and IEEE TechEthics Conference
October 13, 2017

CEES is collaborating with IEEE to hold the inaugural IEEE TechEthics Conference on October 13, 2017. The conference features luminaries in technology, philosophy, ethics, and policy development. ...continue reading "TechEthics Conference"

Autonomy on Land and Sea and in the Air and Space
October 9, 2017

The NAE Annual Meeting Forum on Autonomy on Land and Sea and in the Air and Space will be webcast and held in DC on October 9th from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. View the agenda and register to attend in person today. The webcast will start on October 9th at  

Association for Association for Practical and Professional Ethics
Twenty-seventh Annual International Conference

Attend and participate in Teaching Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity
Thursday, March 1, 2018

The workshop will be a forum for novice and experienced research ethics instructors to hone their skills.  Activities will include an opening presentation on the current state of research ethics education in universities, opportunities for participants to present their own ethics education resources to peers and receive ...continue reading "APPE – Teaching Research Ethics and Scientific Integrity"

Twenty-seventh Annual International Conference

Hilton Palmer House Hotel
Chicago, Illinois
March 3-4, 2018

The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics, in partnership with the Western Michigan University Center for the Study of Ethics in Society and the WMU Homer Stryker School of Medicine, will host a mini-conference on Saturday and Sunday, March 3-4, in conjunction with the 2018 APPE Annual International Conference in Chicago, Illinois. ...continue reading "APPE – Ethics and Error in Medicine Mini Conference"

RCR Instructional Workshop

Do you teach the responsible conduct of research?

If the answer is "Yes," there's a special workshop designed especially for you. ...continue reading "Workshop for RCR Instructors: Register Now"

The Association for Practical and Professional Ethics
announces the 
27th Annual APPE International Conference

Thursday, March 1 – Sunday, March 4, 2018
Palmer House Chicago, Illinois

Call for Submissions

This call invites individuals from all disciplines and professions interested in advancing scholarship, teaching and a general understanding of practical and professional ethics. Submissions are invited on ethical issues in all fields including business, engineering, government, media, law, medicine, science and technology as well as interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary issues that cut across professions such as biomedical, educational, environmental, public health and research. ...continue reading "APPE – Call for Submissions 2018"

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We are happily settling into our new home at the Prindle Institute for Ethics!

With our transition to DePauw University, APPE has created a new Listserv.  Watch your email for additional emails coming from us from us and check your spam folder, in case we get lost there.

Our new contact information
+1 765-658-5015
P.O. Box 37
Greencastle IN 46135-0037

We have more exciting news headed your way, in the next few weeks!  Stay tuned!