Expand your organization’s Human Subjects Research (HSR) education offerings with CITI Program’s newest disaster and conflict research modules. More details are available on our Biomedical (Biomed) Basic Course page or our Social-Behavioral-Educational (SBE) Basic Course page.
Disaster and Conflict Research, Part 1: PI Responsibilities
- Defines disasters, emergencies, and conflicts and discusses contemporary disaster management terminology and the unique features of disasters and conflict situations that affect research initiatives. Defines the challenges for disaster research in natural and man-made disasters (including conflict). Identifies the public health and medical concerns in disasters that affect disaster research initiatives and discusses the frameworks for disaster management utilized by public health and medical providers.
Disaster and Conflict Research, Part 2: Best Practices and Recommendations
Identifies the research tools and methods in disaster management utilized by public health and medical providers to enhance communication between research teams and disaster responders. Discusses practical challenges and strategies for human subjects research in natural and man-made disasters (including conflicts). Defines key disaster research priorities for disasters and/or conflicts. Provides guidelines for conducting disaster and conflict research.