Dr. Venu Cheriyath in his lab

Research Compliance

Animal Research Biosafety
Export Controls Protection of Human Subjects

The faculty, staff and students of Texas A&M University-Commerce are expected to uphold the highest standards of research conduct and strictly adhere to all federal, state, and local regulations involving research. To ensure integrity and compliance in research, all faculty, staff and students involved in research activities, or working on externally funded projects, must successfully complete training in responsible conduct in research and scholarship. Additional training is required for individuals whose research involves, animal care & use, biosafety, Export Controls, or human subjects.

This requirement is met by successful completion of the online training modules form the Collaborative Institutional Training Institute (CITI) website. Click on the appropriate compliance area below for training information and instructions. Download the complete training guidelines here: Required Compliance Training

RESPONSIBLE CONDUCT OF RESEARCH (RCR)

Any faculty/staff or students involved in any type of research must complete this training before any research activities begin.

Responsible Conduct of Research

Instructions to access the online training

CITI Website:  http://www.citiprogram.org

IACUC - ANIMAL RESEARCH

Instructions for submitting Animal Care Protocols, the various Protocol Forms, the PHS Assurance, instructions for on line training, and resources about using research animals responsible and ethically are at the following link:

Animal Care & Use

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC)

Instructions to access the online training modules

IBC - BIOSAFETY 

Biosafety

Institutional Biosafety Committee

IRB - PROTECTION OF HUMAN SUBJECTS IN RESEARCH 

Find Protocol Forms, sample documents and templates, the submission process chart, and sources of other information on Human Subjects Research at the following link:  

Protection of Human Subjects

IRB Meeting Schedule with Due Dates

Institutional Review Board Members

Instructions to access the online training - Protection of Human Subjects

EMPLOYEES INVOLVED IN GRANT FUNDED RESEARCH

Time & Effort Certification

EXPORT CONTROLS

Export Controls