Deputy Ethics Counselors/Ethics Coordinators' Meetings

The IC Deputy Ethics Counselors, Ethics Coordinators, and 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 may change based on availability. The DECs Only meetings are held quarterly usually on the third Tuesday, unless otherwise noted. The location is Bldg. 2 / BE-04, the conference room located in the NIH Ethics Office.

2015 Ethics Officials' Meetings
DECs & ECs Time Location   DECs Only Time Location
December 1, 2014 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6 December 16, 2014 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04
January 5, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6      
February 2, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6      
March 2, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6 March 17, 2015 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04
April 6, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6      
May 4, 2015 11:00am 1 / Wilson Hall      
June 1, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 10 June 16, 2015 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04
July 6, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 10      
August 3, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 10      
September 7, 2015 11:00am TBA September 15, 2015 3:00pm NEO, 2 / BE-04
October 5, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6      
November 2, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6      
December 7, 2015 11:00am 31 / 6C - Room 6 December 15, 2015 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).

2015 OGC DEC / EC Quarterly Meetings
DECs & ECs Time Location
January 21, 2015 1:00 - 4:00pm TBA
July 21, 2015 (Tentative) 1:00 - 4:00pm TBA
October 20, 2015 (Tentative) 1:00 - 4:00pm TBA

DEC Annual Workshop: The next DEC Workshop is scheduled for Tuesday, April 28, 2015. Location - Lister Hill Auditorium, NIH.

Updated: 12/3/14