April 2: Public Health Service financial conflict of interest education

Public Health Service (PHS) has revised its policy for requiring all PHS grantees or those considering submitting to PHS complete a mandatory education class. According to the policy, all grantees must be trained in Conflict of Interest every four years. The Division of Research & Economic Development will conduct sessions on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, Feb. 20, 9 a.m., President’s Room, Memorial Union
  • Thursday, March 15, 10 a.m., President’s Room, Memorial Union
  • Monday, April 2, 2 p.m., President’s Room, Memorial Union

Grantees only need to attend one of the offered sessions.

PHS agencies include:

  • National Institute of Health (NIH)
  • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
  • Centers for Disease Control (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 presented by Barry Milavetz, Associate Vice President for Research & Economic Development.