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Requirements for DDC (HSRC)


All Faculty and Students of the UC Denver Downtown Campus (and affiliated personnel) must successfully complete a CITI Basic course in human subject protections. Investigators and coordinators will not be approved to be on research projects as investigators or advisors until this course is completed. You may submit a protocol concurrently with completing this training. However, a protocol submitted for review will be delayed until ALL investigators on the project have completed the required training.

 To complete the CITI Basic course:

    1. Go to the website: www.citiprogram.org
    2. Click on ‘New Users: Register Here’
    3. Complete registration steps 1-4

·         Select "University of Colorado Denver" as your Participating Institution.

·         Create your User ID and Password

·         Enter your name

·         Enter your email address

  1. Please provide your contact information as requested.
  2. Select Curriculum: Question 1 - Select "Yes, I conduct research with live human beings, human tissue samples or with archival patient data derived from human beings." (Note: Do not select the RCR course. This is not the required course.)
  3. Select Curriculum: Question 2 – Select "NO, I have NOT completed the Basic Course in the Protection of Human Research Subjects in the past. This is the first time using the CITI Program at this institution. I need to complete the Basic Course."
  4. Select Curriculum: Question 3 - Select Group 2: Social Behavioral Research Investigators and Key
  5. If you want to affiliate with another institution, you may do so. Otherwise, check no to continue.
  6. Select the Not Started – Enter button to begin the course.
  7. Complete all required CITI Modules with a total grade of 80% or better.  These modules can be completed one at a time separately, or all at once, as your schedule allows.
  8. If you select University of Colorado at Denver as your institution, your CITI Completion will be automatically e-mailed to the HSRC Office.  For your own records, we recommend you print a copy of your completion report (under “My Courses”).

 

Continuing Education Requirements

Completion of the CITI refresher course will be required approximately every three (3) years. You will be notified via e-mail when you are required to complete this refresher.

  1. Go to the website: www.citiprogram.org
  2. Under "Already Registered," enter your User ID and Password which you created when you took the original CITI Basic Course.  If you do not remember your user ID & password, follow the prompts for "forgot login information"
  3. When you get to the Learner's Menu, check under My Courses – Status, and click on the "Not Started- Enter" link. 
  4. Complete all required CITI Modules with a total grade of 80% or better.  These modules can be completed one at a time separately, or all at once, as your schedule allows. 
  5. Your CITI Completion will be automatically e-mailed to the COMIRB Office.  For expediency, please print a copy of your completion report (under "My Courses") and fax to COMIRB.

 

If you have further questions, please contact Monica Devine at (303)-724-1011 for more information.

 

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