Office of Research Administration

Training and Conflict of Interest


Informational Sessions:

The IRB will host the following informational presentations regarding the revised Common Rule and Policy IRB-01. All are invited!

Please review this important IRB Update (click link for most recent update made on 12.28.2018)





January 10, 2019


Noon Presentation

Q&A session follows

Special Functions

(HSEB 1-025/ E138)

January 14, 2019


2 PM Presentation

Q&A session follows

Lecture Hall 1A


January 16, 2019


10 AM Presentation

Q&A session follows

Classroom 1A




Please refer to the IRB Guidance: IRB Training Requirements of Investigators and Key Personnel & Conflict of Interest (COI) Requirements for “Investigators for the Purposes of COI”

(updated 12.27.2018)




IRB Educational Presentations:

  1. Policy IRB-01 Update (1.8.2019) Power Point or PDF
  2. The Common Rule: Impact on Clinical Research: Power Point or PDF  or Video (Clinical Research Professionals Appreciated and Education Day)
  3. Working with the IRB & Privacy Board: Power Point or PDF
  4. IRB -Human Subjects Research: Incoming Staff Orientation (Updated 5.31.2018): Power Point or PDF
  5. IRBNet - Visual Snap Shot of Submission Process (IRBNet Training Energizer-PDF)


Biostatistics Presentations:

  1. Biostatistics vs. Lab Research Video (Requires Adobe/YouTube software download)
  2. Coping with Your Biostatistician


John Conley Division of Medical Ethics and Humanities:

To listen to FREE audio podcast presentations from the John Conley Division of Medical Ethics and Humanities, please download them from iTunesU.


Office for Human Research Protections:

The U.S. Office for Human Research Protections (OHRP) offers various training options to help understand Health and Human Services Regulations.  Click on the links below for additional information:

  1. Mini-Tutorials
  2. Videos
  3. OHRP Educational Events
  4. OHRP Guidance


FDA Educational Materials and Resources:

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has several web resources for educational materials, some of which are described below:

  1. Clinical Investigator Training Course
  2. Clinical Trials Educational Materials
  3. Comparison of FDA and HHS Human Subject Protection Regulations
  4. Expanded Access (Compassionate Use): Information for Physicians
  5. Medical Device Workshops and Conferences
  6. Search for FDA Guidance Documents


NIH Educational Materials and Resources:

  1. Human Subjects Protections Training
  2. Research and Training
  3. Office of Behavioral and Sciences Research Training


External Educational Materials and Resources:


The following links are provided for educational materials and resources from external IRBs and other sites.

  1. Advarra IRB
  2. Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs (AAHRPP)
  3. Axiom Research Compliance
  5. Clinical Trials Methodology Course (CTMC)
  6. Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative
  7. Complion Resources
  8. EMORY University IRB
  9. Kinetiq Knowledge Center
  10. National Cancer Institute Central IRB
  11. Neuro Next
  12. PI Program: Professionalism & Integrity in Research
  13. Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R)
  14. Quorum Knowledge Center
  16. University of Washington - Research Ethics Training for Health in Indigenous Communities
  17. WIRB Copernicus Group Webinars
  18. FORTE Educational Clinical Research Resources

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