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Important Notification of Required Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) Training

May 25, 2016 at 10am If you are a PHS-Funded Investigator you are required by federal regulations to complete FCOI training within four years of the date your initial FCOI training was completed. Access this streamlined online training on the FCOI webpage . Completion of this training will be automatically…


Revised GIM-10 and GIM-7 are final

Aug 30, 2012 at 1pm Dear Colleagues: GIM-10 and GIM-7, and, respectively, are now revised to ensure compliance with the new Public Health Service (PHS) Financial Conflict Of Interest (FCOI) regulations.  Investigators are expected to be in full compliance of the revised GIM-10 as of August 24, 2012.…


SFI disclosure policy information and new SFI disclosure tool

Aug 21, 2012 at 10amDear Colleagues: The main purpose of this email is to inform you of the Significant Financial Interest (SFI) disclosure policy and to announce the availability of the Financial Interest Disclosure System (FIDS). FIDS replaces the existing paper-based system (as described in the current version of GIM-10)…


6/6 New Financial Conflicts of Interest Training Module is Available

Aug 8, 2012 at 3pmDear Colleagues: The online Financial Conflicts of Interest (FCOI) training, which will be mandatory for all PHS-funded investigators* as of August 24, 2012, is now available at: *The definition of an “investigator” includes the Principal Investigator (PI) and any other person (regardless of title or…