UB works to maintain the integrity of its research and related activities. This includes helping investigators identify and manage any potential financial conflicts of interest or significant obligations so we prevent bias and safeguard research objectivity.
In compliance with federal regulations and university policies, this office carefully reviews disclosures, effectively manages any conflict of interest cases and reports to appropriate federal agencies as needed.
COI Administrator, (716) 645-0311
UB's annual filing deadline is Nov. 1.
UB's Investigator Conflict of Interest policy complies with Public Health Service (PHS) regulations and applies these guidelines to all sponsored research.
Many federal and institutional compliance regulations require training, both in person and/or online, often before you are allowed to begin your research.