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Research: NIH Resources
- Complementary and Alternative Medicine Online Continuing Education Series
Excellent training videos for CAM researchers.
- Introduction to the Principles and Practice of Clinical Research
The course is offered yearly at the Clinical Center. A certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the course, which includes a final exam. This activity will be of interest to physicians and other health professionals training for a career in clinical research.
- NCCAM Training
This is a good first-stop for an overview of the skill sets and institutional support needed to apply and perform NIH funded research.
- NIH Financial Conflicts of Interest (PDF download)
Human Subject Protection and Financial Conflicts of Interest training is required by the federal government to protect human subjects in research. This training is required if a researcher is involved in research conducted at a major university or another research facility that has an Institutional Review Board. This downloadable PDF was prepared by the National Institutes of Health and nicely lays out the details of the NIH guidelines on the Financial Conflict of Interest.
A financial conflict of interest is a significant financial interest that could directly and significantly effect the design, conduct or reporting of NIH funded research.