Human Subjects Protections:

Training Resource: CITI Human Subjects Protection 
Frequency: Prior to starting clinical research and every three years
Applies to anyone who is: Interacting/intervening with human subjects; obtaining identifiable data/specimens

Good Clinical Practice:

Training Resource: [Select any one of the following]

  1. Completion of on-line, interactive ACRP Good Clinical Practice (GCP) module: An Introduction to ICH GCP Guidelines
  2. Completion of: CITI's GCP eLearning Module
  3. GCP Opt-Out Exam: GCP Test-Out Challenge: Demonstrate Your Mastery of GCP
  4. Providing documentation of approved, sponsor-required GCP training

Frequency: Prior to starting clinical research and every three years
Applies to anyone who is: Involved in the conduct, oversight, or management of a prospective, interventional clinical trials

HIPAA Privacy*:

Training Resource: HIPAA Foundations and Confidentiality Agreement 2017
Frequency: At start of PSOM employment and every year
Applies to anyone who is: Faculty or staff at PSOM

Conflict of Interest*:

Training Resource: Financial Conflict of Interest in Research Investigator Training Course
Frequency: At start of employment at Penn; prior to engaging in research and every four years
Applies to anyone who is: Anyone whom the Principal Investigator determines is responsible for the design, conduct or reporting of research

PennChart- Coordinator:

Training Resource: PennChart Coordinator
Frequency: Before system use
Applies to anyone who is: Conducting research using hospital services

PennChart- Research Biller:

Training Resource: PennChart - Research Biller
Frequency: Before research billing review can be conducted
Applies to anyone who is: Conducting research billing review in PennChart


Training Resource: PennCTMS Training
Frequency: Before system use
Applies to anyone who is: Designated by his or her department to serve in a role requiring PennCTMS training—e.g., registering studies or managing subjects in PennCTMS.

Sponsor Training:

Training Resource: Investigational New Drug (IND) — Sponsor Training
Frequency: Prior to serving in sponsor representative role
Applies to anyone who is: Qualified to serve and designated by a sponsor  to serve as a sponsor representative

*This training required only for activities beyond clinical trials or other clinical research.

Note: When using completion of training from another institution you will need to provide the original completion certificate and a detailed description of content covered in the course.  Certificates must have date of completion listed in order to be used to satisfy training.