The University of Arizona

Compliance Training

Contact Information

Phone: 520-626-5515
Fax: 520-621-3355

Street Address:
1618 E. Helen Street
Tucson, AZ 85721

Mailing Address:
PO Box 210409
Tucson, AZ 85721

The following research compliance programs provide training and support to help University of Arizona researchers comply with and navigate the various federal, state, and local regulations that govern research conduct. The particular kinds of training you need will depend on what kind of research you do and your specific role in the research process. Please contact the relevant compliance program(s) below if you have questions about which trainings you need to complete.

Failure to complete the required trainings can result in delays or denial of funding!

Conflict of Interest (COI) Program

Training is required for all investigators working on sponsored and unsponsored research projects. For additional details visit COI Training or contact the Conflict of Interest Program.

Export Control Program

Training is required for all UA employees working on an export controlled project. Training must be completed prior to the start of the project. For additional details visit Export Control Training or contact the Export Control Program.

HIPAA - Privacy Program

Training is required for individuals who use or disclose Protected Health Information (PHI). For additional details, please visit Health Information Privacy & HIPAA Training or contact the HIPAA-Privacy Program.

Human Subjects Protection Program (HSPP)

All members of a research team are required to complete training to conduct human subjects research. Training is required prior to submission to the Institutional Review Board (IRB), before IRB approval will be granted, and/or before new personnel may begin work on a human research protocol. For additional details please visit Human Subjects Protection Training or contact the HSPP Office.

Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) Program

Prior to the start of any animal activity, training and certification are required for anyone using animals for research or teaching purposes. For specific training requirements, see IACUC Training & Certification or contact the IACUC Office.

Research Laboratory & Safety Services

For details regarding training, please visit the Research Laboratory & Safety Services (RLSS) site or contact RLSS.

Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Program

Responsible Conduct of Research training is mandatory for certain individuals supported by grants from NIH, NSF, and NIFA. However, everyone in the UA research community is encouraged to participate. For more details and the specific requirements, please visit Responsible Conduct of Research or contact Research Training Services.