Resources on Financial Conflict of Interest Policy


OER has recently updated the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and the on-line web-based Tutorial related to the Federal regulation at 42 CFR Part 50 Subpart F, Responsibility of Applicants for Promoting Objectivity in Research for which PHS Funding is Sought. Additional FAQs have been added to clarify the applicability of the regulation to certain NIH grant programs such as conference grants, training and fellowship awards, and construction grant programs funded under C06 and UC6 award mechanisms. The Tutorial addresses the mandatory use of the eRA Commons FCOI Module for submitting FCOI reports to the NIH. The updates can be found on the Office of Extramural web site at