Deputy Ethics Counselors/Ethics Coordinators' Meetings

The IC DECs and Ethics Coordinators/Specialists routinely meet to discuss topics of interest to the ethics community, including new requirements, review of policies, specific requirements for activities governed by the Standards of Conduct, and other topics as requested by the attendees.

To add agenda items for the meetings, or to revise the lists of Deputy Ethics Counselors or Ethics Specialists and Other Ethics Staff on the ethics contacts page, please contact your NEO Ethics Specialist via email or phone (301-402-6628).

Meeting Schedule: The DEC/EC meetings are usually held on the first Monday of the month at 11:00 am, unless otherwise noted. The location varies. The DECs Only meetings are usually held on the third Tuesday, except as noted, in the conference room located in the NIH Ethics Office, Building 2, BE-04.

2014 Ethics Officials' Meetings
DECs & ECs Time Location   DECs Only Time Location
January 6, 2014 11:00am 1 / Wilson Hall      
February 3, 2014 11:00am 45 / Room D      
March 3, 2014 11:00am 50 / Room 1328/1334 March 18, 2014 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04
April 7, 2014 11:00am 1 / Wilson Hall      
May 5, 2014 11:00am 50 / Room 1328/1334      
June 2, 2014 11:00am 50 / Room 1328/1334 June 17, 2014 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04
July 7, 2014 11:00am 1 / Wilson Hall      
August 4, 2014 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 10      
September 8, 2014 11:00am 45 / Room D September 16, 2014 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04
October 6, 2014 11:00am 1 / Wilson Hall      
November 3, 2014 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6      
December 1, 2014 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6 December 16, 2014 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04

Notes from the DEC/EC meetings will be distributed after the meeting, and are available here (HHS access only). Contact the NIH Ethics Office if you have questions (301-402-6628).

2014 OGC DEC / EC Quarterly Meetings
DECs & ECs Time Location
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 1:00 - 4:00pm 1 / Wilson Hall
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 1:00 - 4:00pm 1 / Wilson Hall
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:00 - 4:00pm 1 / Wilson Hall

DEC Annual Workshop: The annual workshop will not be held in 2014. The Office of Government Ethics plans to hold a multi-day symposium in the Fall. The next DEC Workshop is planned for April 2015.

Updated: 7/10/14