Training

Financial Conflict of Interest Training is required prior to engaging in research for any Public Health Service (PHS) funded project. 

You will receive an email with instructions from train@ora.msu.edu if you are automatically assigned. The course includes audio narration requiring speakers, headphones, or earbuds. Most browsers are supported. Pop-ups must be enabled. Email train@ora.msu.edu if you need an accommodation for any reason.

Your completion of the training will be reflected on the Office of Sponsored Programs (OSP) database generally by the next day.

Refresher Training

PHS researchers are required to renew this training every 4 years. You will receive an email reminder 30 days prior to the deadline.

Optional Training

Others are not required to complete the training module at this time. However, it may be helpful to anyone completing a Conflict of Interest Disclosure as part of their grant and contract submission process. Register for just the online course