Protection of Human Subjects in Research Tutorial


Human Subjects in Research Training   List Updated on October 23, 2017 at 6:00 AM

Please keep in mind when searching for training completions that the Human Subjects in Research Training platform changed on December 15, 2016 from UVM's Local Training Site to the CITI Training Site. Check completion dates below for the most currently approved record.
Note: If "[No NetID Associated]" appears beside your completion, it is likely that you didn't log in through UVM when signing into CITI. For instructions on how to associate your NetID with your CITI training, CLICK HERE. This will ensure that you do not get unnecessary reminders to complete the training.


Human Subjects Certification Date


The "Research Involving Prisoners" CITI course is required for all personnel conducting research that primarily studies a prisoner population.

Research Involving Prisoners Training


Effective January 1, 2017, NIH-funded investigators and staff involved in NIH funded clinical trials are expected to be trained in Good Clinical Practice. Check completion dates below. NIH Notice - release date 9/16/16. The University of Vermont and the UVM Medical Center have pledged a commitment to the protection of all human subjects in research and have a long-standing history in extending protections required by federal funding to all research activities. In keeping with this commitment, completion of the CITI GCP training is required for all individuals involved in the conduct of clinical trials research, regardless of funding source.

A clinical trial is defined by NIH as a research study in which one or more human subjects are prospectively assigned to one or more interventions (which may include placebo or other control) to evaluate the effects of those interventions on health-related biomedical or behavioral outcomes. NIH Clinical Trial Definition

The following list of CITI courses meet the GCP expectation. Take one of the following:
*if engaged in international research, the ICH Focus course would be more applicable to you.

Good Clinical Practice Certification Date


Research Protections Office
Committees on Human Research
University of Vermont
213 Waterman Bldg, 85 So. Prospect St.
Burlington, VT 05405