If an individual involved in NIH funded research is found to have committed research misconduct, the administrative actions that may be taken against this person may include, but are not limited to:
Is there an appeals process?
The institution (grantee) may impose additional penalties on the individual which may include loss of employment.
Please also read NIH Grants Policy Statement section 4.1.27 on research misconduct and grantee responsibilities.
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