Scientific Integrity

Good scientific practice: Scientific integrity and ethics are key aspects to promote scientific progress and the reputation of research in society. Important elements to ensure the integrity and credibility of research are honesty, transparency and reliability as well as a commitment to evidence-based research and ensuring the reproducibility of research results. Furthermore, legal (Good Clinical Practice, Human Research Act) and regulatory requirements must be adhered to. Potential conflicts of interest must be declared and avoided. The Faculty of Medicine is guided by the guidelines of the university, the university hospitals and higher-level national institutions such as the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) and the Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences.

You can find out more about this in the guidelines