Conflict of Interest in Research Committee

TTUHSC El Paso recognizes its responsibility as a public institution of higher education to promote interaction between its employees and the public and private sectors as an important component of its research activities. TTUHSC El Paso further recognizes that such interaction may give rise to conflicts of interest.

Conflicts of interest may arise due to the nature and scope of research activities. A conflict of interest may be actual, potential or perceived, and, if not properly identified and managed, could compromise the integrity and reputation of the institution and its employees.