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Mandatory training and education for NICHD Clinical Investigators


NIH Training Requirements

NICHD follows the policy set by NIH OHSRP (see SOP25 v1 5-31-13_508.pdf). Training records, requirements and access to required courses may be found at the OHSRP website:

Other "just-in-time" courses through CITI are optional unless specifically requested by the IRB.  PIs may elect to require their research staff to take specific "just-in-time" CITI courses when relevant to the content of their research.

Additional helpful documents:

Additional Training required for NICHD PI’s and AI’s:

.As part of the continuing education program for NICHD clinical investigators, review of the following:

  1. SOP 16:  Unanticipated Problems:  SOP 16- FINAL v1 6-11-13.pdf;    SOP 16A Final v1 6-11-2013.pdf
  2. SOP 14 D:  Research involving Children: SOP14D_v1_6-14-13_508.pdf
  3. FDA Sponsor and Investigator Checklist (Optional)
  4. FDA Guidance for Safety Reporting (Optional)

Please send the documentation of this review to Donna Peterson ( in the OCD office by emailing the following: "I reviewed the information contained in the (state the name of the educational reading/power point) on (enter date), and I understand the implications for my clinical research activity. I have retained an electronic or hard copy for my records."