Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative(CITI) Course in The Protection of Human Research Subjects

Stanford provides access to required training through an interactive online tutorial, the CITI Course, in the protection of human research subjects.

Compliance Training- DoResearch

Stanford offers a variety of seminars, workshops and online training courses to help individuals conduct research in compliance with Stanford policy, federal and state laws, sponsor requirements and award terms and conditions. 

Lane Library

The Lane Medical Library homepage is the go-to spot for finding classes to hone your research skills, learn about new researcher resources, and find Grand Rounds lectures to help you keep up with advances in medicine and biomedical research.

Office of Faculty Development and Diversity

The Office of Faculty Development and Diversity (OFDD) serves to develop all faculty to their fullest potential as academic, clinical, and community leaders. They offer a variety of programs, workshops, and initiatives to address the factors that influence the recruitment, retention, and advancement of diverse faculty.

Office of Research Administration

The Office of Research Administration (ORA) supports the research mission across Stanford through research administration services, systems, tools and processes that support faculty and staff in soliciting, securing and managing extramural project funding. It also offers seminars, conferences and brown bag training sessions on research award administration topics, including sponsored-project management, study closeouts, and using research management systems.

Responsible Conduct of Research- Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics

The Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) course is designed to engage participants in productive discussions about ethical issues that are commonly encountered during their research careers. This course is required for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars who are supported by grants from the National Institutes of Health. Many departments and programs also recommend or require this course as part of their curricula.

Stanford Center for Clinical Research

The Stanford Center for Clinical Research (SCCR) is an Academic Research Organization housed within Stanford’s Department of Medicine. The center’s mission is to conduct and promote high-impact, innovative clinical research that improves human health, in collaboration with faculty and industry sponsors.

Stanford Cancer Institute

The Stanford Cancer Institute (SCI) runs training programs that help MD and PhD students, residents, and postdoctoral fellows pursue their research interests, and equip them with the range of skills required to make significant contributions to the prevention and treatment of cancer. SCI also offers a variety of Continuing Medical Education opportunities to give health-care providers direct access to the latest advances in cancer medicine.

Workforce Development- Spectrum

Spectrum's workforce development programs provide learning and development opportunities to Stanford faculty, staff, students, and scholars in all areas of clinical and translational research. This program is supported by the Clinical and Translational Science Award program, overseen by the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences at the National Institutes of Health.


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