VA NYHHS is committed to assuring that all of its research activities involving human subjects are conducted in a way that promotes the rights and welfare of subjects. Your comments and suggestions are welcomed; please contact us for questions, concerns, or complaints about research, research related injury, and questions about the rights of research participants. Any member of the research community, investigators, research co-coordinators or anyone involved in research that may have questions, concerns and/or suggestions are welcome to directly contact the individuals listed on this site who are available to respond to your research questions, concerns and suggestions.
The information on this web page is provided for staff and interested parties of the Department of Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System Research and Development Program.
TAKE R&D TRAINING ON THE VA TALENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (TMS)
VA Talent Management System (TMS) - 1-stop site for VA employee education
For support, contact the VA TMS Help Desk at 866-496-0463 from 8am-10pm.
Quick link to CITI: https://www.citiprogram.org
Human Subjects Research
Training Requirements for Human Subjects Protection
Use of Animals in Research
Required training for staff involved in the use of animals in research - The listed training modules on this link are all available on CITI and must be renewed annually.
Information Security 201 for Research and Development Personnel - Updated Data Security Training (Released 1-15-08). This is a one-time training requirement by OI&T and does not need to be renewed. The link takes you to LMS for the online training. If you are non- VA employee and have not been registered in LMS, please contact Sandy Diaz at 212-686-7500 ext 4655.
Biosecurity Training Program
Required Training for Research Laboratory Staff (April 2005) - Staff must view this slideshow prior to beginning their duties.
Miscellaneous Research Training