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The training requirements as specified under federal regulations and UConn policy will be complete once a faculty member, and any other investigator that conducts sponsored research, has submitted a Significant Financial Interest (SFI) disclosure electronically within the InfoEd External Interests module (

All  PHS-funded Investigators must complete training prior to engaging in PHS-funded research and at least every four (4) years thereafter as well as under the following circumstances (in the timeframes noted in parentheses):

  1. The University’s Financial Conflict of Interest policy changes such that Investigator requirements are affected  (within 60 days).
  2. An Investigator is new to the University (prior to engaging in PHS-funded research).
  3. The University finds that an Investigator is not in compliance with the Policy or a management plan, as applicable.