Contact Us

HQ USAFA/A9N
2304 Cadet Drive,
Suite 3800
USAF ACADEMY, CO 80840-5002

Email Address:
usafa.irb@usafa.edu

Telephone Number, HRPP Administrator
Commercial: 719-333-6593 DSN: 333-6593

Telephone Number, Exemption Determination Official (EDO) for Educationally Exempt Research
Commercial: 719-333-3277 DSN: 333-3277

Researcher Instructions

You have taken human subjects training through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) affiliated with the U.S. Air Force Surgeon General’s Office  two – three years ago

 

Hello Researcher,

If you have taken human subjects protection training through the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) in the past 2 – 3 years AND your training was affiliated with the U.S. Air Force Surgeon General’s Office, your CITI training requirement is complete; however, your annual training is not complete.  Please follow the instructions below to complete the National Institute of Health (NIH) training.  Your certificate must be sent to usafa.irb@usafa.edu prior to the expiration of your previous year training or if submitting a new study, include both your CITI and NIH certificates as separate supporting documents with your IRB submission.

NOTE:  Protocols that include investigators who have not had the appropriate annual training will not be reviewed until the appropriate training certificates are received.

Initial NIH training:
1.  Go to:  http://phrp.nihtraining.com/users/login.php?l=3 
2.  Click on “registration form”
3.  Choose “behavioral science”
4.  Click on “create account”
5.  Complete the 7 modules

Renew your NIH training:
1.  Go to:  http://phrp.nihtraining.com/users/login.php?l=3 
2.  Under “Returning Users” Insert Email and Password 
3.  Click on “Review the Course” (if you want to review)
4.  Click on “Renew my Certificate” and follow the prompts
5.  Complete the 7 modules.