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Every investigator submitting a proposal to a PHS-funded opportunity is required to successfully complete WCU’s Conflict of Interest Training course.  All investigators, including faculty, staff, subrecipients, students, and affiliated investigators are included in this requirement. 

Training is to be renewed every 4 years, and immediately under the following circumstances:

  • Institutional Financial Conflict of Interest policies change in a manner that affects Investigator requirements
  • An Institution finds that an Investigator is not in compliance with an Institution’s Financial Conflict of Interest policy or management plan.

CITI Training

Click here to access the required online training requirement.

For technical support with the CITI online training website, contract their offices as or 305.243.7970.

Additional Resources

Additional training resources can be found on the National Institutes of Health website. 

For questions about training requirements or other COI issues, contact WCU’s Office of Research Administration at 828.227.7212.


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