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Scientific Integrity

As part of the University of Cologne, the Faculty of Medicine is committed to its social and scientific responsibility. The researchers of the Faculty of Medicine are committed to scientific integrity and adhere to common principles:

Measures of the Faculty of Medicine in detail

In addition to the common principles, the Faculty of Medicine pursues the following specific measures:

Confidants and ombudspersons

Differences of opinion and tensions can arise during studies, while working on a doctoral project or in the general context of research and teaching.  For such cases, the Faculty of Medicine has introduced ombudspersons and persons of trust for issues at various career levels. In such cases, seek a discussion promptly and describe your situation. You can contact the ombudspersons at any time. The discussions take place in a protected space and are confidential.