PHS Financial Conflict of Interest Education

  • Friday, February 16, 2018
  • Research

The U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) has revised its policy that requires all PHS grantees (or those considering submitting to the PHS) to complete a mandatory education class. According to the new policy, all grantees must be trained in Conflict of Interest every four years. The UND Division of Research & Economic Development will be conducting sessions in the President’s Room of the UND Memorial Union on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, February 20, 9 a.m.
  • Thursday, March 15, 10 a.m.
  • Monday, April 2, 2 p.m.

Grantees only need to attend one of the offered sessions.

PHS agencies include:

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)
  • Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
  • Indian Health Services (IHS)
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Sessions will be coordinated by Barry Milavetz, Ph.D., associate vice president for Research & Economic Development.