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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:

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 or 301-402-3444 to schedule this training.

Computer-based Training

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

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Last Updated: November 25, 2015