The Charles River Campus (CRCCharles River Campus) IRB requires all individuals involved in human subjects research to complete training in human subjects protection via the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) Program which must be completed by both the Principal Investigator and all study staff listed on the protocol before the protocol can be approved. This training includes an initial certification course and subsequent recertification every three years.

All study staff must complete one of the following courses:

•  Human Subjects Protection Training: Social and Behavioral Focus
•  Human Subjects Protection Training: Biomedical Focus


CITI Training Instructions

For instructions with screenshots, please click here.

Course Modules

Staff Changes



*Please note that it is the responsibility of the Principal Investigator to ensure that all study staff have completed the required training and that it is up to date.

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