Required and recommended training for researchers is dictated by the activities of the research. Below are some common training requirements. Visit myRESEARCHhome to view current and pending training requirements.

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)

All faculty, staff, and many trainees engaged in research are required to complete Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training.

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PI Financial Accountability Training

Principal investigators with external funding are required to complete the PI Financial Accountability Training every two years.

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Conflict of Interest Reporting

Conflict of interest reporting is required annually, and within 30 days of any new relationships. Duke has the responsibility to identify and manage any conflicts of interest that may be created by a financial interest of an individual related to research conducted at Duke.

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Human Subjects Training

Human subjects training is required for key personnel engaged in research submitted to the Duke Health IRB and the Campus IRB.

Animal Welfare and Handling

Training in animal welfare and handling is required for researchers working with animals.

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Laboratory Environment

Researchers working in a laboratory environment should work with the Occupational & Environmental Safety Office to determine training specifics.

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