Under the patronage of His Excellency, Professor Saeb Khreisat, President of Jordan University of Science and Technology, The Responsible Conduct of Research Program in Jordan and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), and Faculty of Pharmacy held the 3ed International Conference on Research Ethics in Jordan under the theme publications and authorship. The conference highlighted ethical principles pertaining to the publication process, international authorship criteria and how these principles can be applied in the MENA region. The event included several international speakers and a wide-range of international attendees from all over the MENA region.
Professor Saeb Khreisat, President of Jordan University of Science and Technology, said that the conference is part of the University's efforts to support the responsible conduct of research, so that the university continues to be a center of excellence in this field in Jordan and in the MENA. He pointed out that this approach is consistent with the strategic plan of the university that was built around creativity and excellence in education and scientific research.
Professor Karem Alzoubi, the Program Director in Jordan and the MENA and the Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, indicated that this conference is part of the efforts of the Faculty of Pharmacy and the Responsible Conduct of Research program to provide distinguished education and scientific research.
The event has been co-sponsored by the WHO collaborating Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy, University of Miami, USA, and several other local companies.