NHGRI Institutional Review Board (IRB)

NHGRI Institutional Review Board

Education and Training

For Investigators

Computer Based Training

NHGRI follows the policy set by NIH OHSRP (see NIH HRPP SOP 25 v.1 5-31-13 PDF file) . Training records, requirements and access to required courses may be found at the OHSRP website: https://federation.nih.gov/ohsr/nih/investigator-training.php

Other "just-in-time" courses through CITI are optional unless specifically requested by the IRB.  PIs may elect to require their research staff to take specific "just-in-time" CITI courses when relevant to the content of their research.

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For IRB Members

In-Person Training

IRB Chairs, Vice-Chairs, and Members are required to attend:

  • A scheduled IRB meeting
  • IRB Member Orientation held by OHSRP

Contact OHSRP at ohsr_nih_ddir@od.nih.gov or 301-402-3444 to schedule this training.

Computer-based Training

  1. The NIH Clinical Research Training [crtnihtraining.com]
  2. The CITI Social and Behavioral Education Modules [federation.nih.gov]
  3. One of the following:
  4. The New IRB Member Online Training [federation.nih.gov]

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Last Updated: November 25, 2015