The Collaborative IRB Training Initiative (CITI) offers online courses in human subjects protection for individuals conducting and reviewing research involving human subjects. These courses are available to all VDH investigators, key research personnel, IRB members, and IRB staff.

Accessing the CITI Courses

To access the CITI Courses in the Protection of Human Research Subjects, visit the site at:

You will be asked to choose the course and enroll in a “Learner Group” that is compatible with your interests and training requirements. The program will automatically select the modules you are required to complete. Follow the instructions and links on the Learner’s Menu to begin the course you selected. Use the “Add a Course or Update your Learner Group” link on the Learner’s Menu to select or change groups.