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Research and Conflict of Interest Program FAQs

Updated: March 27, 2020 at 7:49 p.m.

You can contribute to timely COI review by verifying that the investigators on the project have COI training that has not expired (i.e., was taken less than 4 years ago).

No, conflict of interest training, which is conducted through Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), does not require VPN. However, we recommend that you check your Duo settings to ensure you can complete two-factor authentication without a device in your office (e.g., your office phone) should you need to complete conflict of interest training remotely.