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News from the University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences

PHS Financial Conflict of Interest Training Update

The Division of Research & Economic Development has implemented a new training program for Public Health Service (PHS) agency-required Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) training. PHS FCOI training is required to be completed every four years by all Investigators applying for external funding from a PHS agency. Please find a list of PHS agencies below. UND’s new designated FCOI online training course is available through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), which is available to all UND employees. CITI registration instructions are available at the website below.

CITI Registration Instructions:



For more information, or to ask questions, contact Michael Sadler, Export Control & Contract Officer, UND Division of Research & Economic Development, at or 701.777.4152.