Institutional Review Board Manual
Required Training for Investigators
Effective October 1, 2000, all investigators and key personnel submitting NIH applications are required by NIH to complete training in human subject protection and submit proof of training completion prior to the award of funds. “Key personnel” include all individuals responsible for the design and conduct of the study.
This training is available on-line from a variety of sites, including:
- https://www.citiprogram.org/ (Organizational membership required)
or through any other acceptable source. Contact the SCDMH Office of General Counsel if assistance is required.
Certificates of completion should be submitted to the Office of General Counsel. Upon receipt, the IRB Administrator will furnish the researcher with the required acknowledgment letter.
Contact the SCDMH IRB Administrator or Chair if assistance is required.
Send Training Completion Certificates to:
IRB Administrator or Chair South Carolina Department of Mental Health
2414 Bull Street
Columbia, SC 29202