University Research Compliance Office
All K-State faculty must complete Export Controls Program training, and Financial Conflict of Interest is highly encouraged. Other university activities that may involve research on human subjects, laboratory animal care and use, or that propose to use recombinant DNA or biohazardous materials must comply with applicable federal, state or local rules, regulations and guidelines. K-State has university-wide committees that provide regulatory oversight and guidance in these three critical areas. Individuals who plan efforts in any of these areas must receive formal approval from the appropriate compliance committee prior to commencement of the project.
Online Training Updated 7/14/15
URCO Online modules and Video Training Vignettes (VTVs) have been replaced with training provided through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative program (CITI). The program will provide our researchers with high-quality, current and peer-reviewed research and ethics training. A few advantages:
IMPORTANT: Current training will be honored for 3 years from your last completion date.
Contact Maggie Behnke: 2-3233, firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about the new training.