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Conflicts of Interest (COI) Refresher

This course is intended as a refresher for learners who have already completed the COI Basic course.


About this Course


The COI Refresher course is designed for learners who have already completed a basic COI course. It can also help expand a learner’s knowledge about topics that were presented in the basic level course content. It provides retraining on key concepts and rules relating to the U.S. Public Health Services (PHS) regulations on financial conflicts of interest.

Language Availability: English

Suggested Audiences: Investigators Involved in PHS-Funded Research or Investigators Needing a Familiarity with PHS FCOI Regulations

Organizational Subscription Price: Included in organizational subscription
Independent Learner Price: $110 per person


CE Credits and Units


To purchase CE credits and units, you need to be affiliated with an organization that subscribes to this course or buy it as an independent learner first.

Physicians

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

1 Credit
(3 CE certified modules)
$20

1 December 2015
30 November 2018

Psychologists

CE Credit/Hour

1 Credit
(3 CE certified modules)
$20

1 December 2015
30 November 2018

Nurses

Contact Hour

2 Credits
(3 CE certified modules)
$30

7 January 2016
7 January 2018

Other Participants

Certificate of Participation

1 Credit
(3 CE certified modules)
$15

1 December 2015
30 November 2018


Course Content


Toggle Content Conflicts of Interest and the PHS Regulations (COI-Refresher) CME/CEU Badge

Presents a general overview of conflicts of interest and how they can arise. The aim is also to provide background on the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) regulations on financial conflicts of interest.

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16950 (English)
Author(s): Janet S. Holcombe, JD - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Debra D. Thurley, JD - The Pennsylvania State University

Toggle Content Significant Financial Interests (COI-Refresher) CME/CEU Badge

Reviews what significant financial interests are and when an investigator must disclose them to an institution in accordance with the PHS regulations.

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16951 (English)
Author(s): Janet S. Holcombe, JD - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; Debra D. Thurley, JD - The Pennsylvania State University

Toggle Content Institutional Obligations as They Affect Investigators (COI-Refresher) CME/CEU Badge

Addresses an institution’s responsibilities in recognizing a financial conflict of interest that relates to the research being conducted by its investigators and in ensuring that elimination or management of such conflicts is accomplished prior to the initiation of the research.

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16952 (English)
Author(s): Raymond J. Hutchinson, MS, MD - University of Michigan Medical School; Cory Schmidt, JD - Cleveland Clinic; Raed Dweik, MD - Cleveland Clinic

Toggle Content COI Management Plans and Noncompliance (COI-Refresher) CME/CEU Badge

Describes how institutions should manage a financial conflict of interest relating to a PHS funded project and how it should address cases of noncompliance with the PHS regulations.

Recommended Use: Required
ID (Language): 16953 (English)
Author(s): Cory Schmidt, JD - Cleveland Clinic; Raed A. Dweik, MD - Cleveland Clinic; Raymond J. Hutchinson, MS, MD - University of Michigan

Toggle Content Organization-Specific Module (Refresher Level)

This is a customizable content where organizations may detail their own internal COI policies as well as direct learners to organization specific content or materials.

Recommended Use: Supplemental
ID (Language): (Multiple Languages Available)