Investigators and key personnel must complete compliance training prior to initiating research at SMU. We offer training in Animal Research, Human Subjects, Export Controls, Responsible Conduct of Research, and Financial Conflict of Interest.
Training for Graduate Students
SMU Graduate Students must complete research compliance training in the following conditions.
Training for Faculty and Staff
SMU Faculty and Staff must complete research compliance training in the following conditions.
Online Training by CITI
Research Compliance training is offered via the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI Program). Training courses consist of 1 - 35 required modules, depending on your situation, and should take 30 minutes to 3 hours to complete. You may stop and resume the courses at your convenience. To begin the training, you may either log in to your existing account or create a new account.
For assistance with logging in to an existing account and adding the appropriate course(s), please refer to these instructions.
For assistance with creating a new account and registering for the appropriate course(s), please refer to these instructions.