Ethics Tutorial for All Researchers
To comply with the CCSU HSC/IRB requirement, all investigators and staff named in a research protocol that involves human subjects will are to complete an ethics education program such as the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI):
CITI certificates of completion must be submitted with the Initial Protocol Submission Form for review by the HSC/IRB. Current certificates of completion for the NIH Research Ethics Tutorial are also acceptable.
The CCSU HSC/IRB requires all investigators (faculty and student) and staff named in a research protocol that involves human subjects complete an ethics education program. Currently there are two options for completing this education requirement.
The Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI)
The (NIH) Protecting Human Research Participants course. NIH is discontinuing the course on September 26, 2018 and is not providing any alternative course or program.