In accordance with the final rule issue in 2011 by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), SHSU's Academic Policy on COI in Research is now publically accessible for review.

Responsible Conduct in Research

If you are a Primary Investigator (PI) conducting research that does not involve the use of Human Subjects or Animal Subjects, you are REQUIRED to complete a CITI training course in the Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR).