Financial Conflict of Interest in Research (FCOIR)

Required For

All investigators and members of the research staff.

When

Before ISMMS investigators and key personnel complete the Financial Interest in Research Disclosure Form they must take the mandatory Financial Conflicts of Interest in Research education module via CITI Program.

Access Instructions

  • Open CITI Program
  • Please ensure your CITI Program profile is affiliated with Mount Sinai in order to access the appropriate education modules for this institution
  • Select Financial Conflict of Interest in Research under Industry Engagement and Conflicts of Interest Education

Once the training module is complete, CITI Program automatically generates a certificate and the completion date is sent to Sinai Central.

Affiliating Your Existing CITI Account with ISMMS

To affiliate your existing CITI account with ISMMS follow the steps below:

  • Log in to CITI Program.
  • Select “Click here to affiliate with another institution”, and select “Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai”.
  • Enter your work email account, your name as recognized by HR and your life number (or its equivalent) in the CITI profile page.  This is essential to ensure your training certifications automatically populate into your Sinai Central profile.
  •  Add the course(s) you need to complete and click “Submit”.

Re-certification

Every 4 years

InfoEd Proposal Development: Demo 1

Required For

All users who will create or edit InfoEd proposals, are required to complete the InfoEd Proposal Development: Demo 1 training webinar prior to gaining access to the InfoEd Portal.  Refer to the Training Requirement Policy.

InfoEd is the software program used by ISMMS to internally route and manage ALL research and sponsored project applications.

When

Access to the InfoEd Portal requires completion of the InfoEd Proposal Development (PD): Demo 1 webinar.

Access Instructions

  • Open Online Course in PEAK
  • Select InfoEd Proposal Development: Demo 1

Re-certification

Not required.

Hazard Communication and GHS

Required For

All Mount Sinai Employees.

Access Instructions

Re-certification

Annual

Personal Protective Equipment

Required For

All researchers.

When

Training is required within 30 days of initiating research.

Access Instructions

Re-certification

Annual

Principles of Biosafety

Required For

All researchers.

Access Instructions

Re-certification or Refresher

Not required.

Laboratory Hazardous Waste Management

Required For

All researchers.

When

Training is required within 30 days of initiating research.

Access Instructions

Re-certification

Annual