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FCOI Process

ANNUAL DISCLOSURE

The Individual Financial Conflict of Interest in Research policy (Policy #2006-01) requires submission of an annual financial disclosure and revision to the disclosure throughout the year within 30-days of the acquisition or discovery of a new Significant Financial Interest (SFI).  In 2018, the Office of the Vice President for Research, Research Compliance Services, transitioned the annual financial disclosure electronic submission process to a new vendor platform, InfoEd Financial Interests [FCOI].  An announcement was circulated on April 25, 2018 inviting some individuals to submit a financial disclosure in the new InfoEd FCOI system.  Individuals at UConn Health who are subject to the Individual, Clinical, and/or Institutional policies, which require Investigators, Clinical Practitioners, and certain identified Institutional/Covered Officials to disclose significant financial interests (SFIs) related to their institutional responsibilities must now use the new InfoEd FCOI system for financial disclosures.

  • For questions or guidance regarding the annual financial disclosure submission process, contact Gus Fernandez-Wolff (gfernandez@uchc.edu or 860-679-8125) or Kristen Tremblay (ktremblay@uchc.edu or 860-679-3276).

IRB PROJECT-SPECIFIC DISCLOSURE

  • The Human Subjects Protection Program (HSPP) policy (Policy #2011-012.0for Financial Conflict of Interest-Research Personnel has an accompanying form available on the IRB forms website:  Significant Financial Interests of Study Personnel
  • After reviewing the instructions on the form, if additional guidance is needed regarding the IRB submission process as relates to the form, contact HSPP Educational Specialist Mayra Cagganello (cagganello@uchc.edu or 860-679-8802) for guidance.