General research education requirements include attendance at the Office of Research Compliance’s (ORC) Onboarding as well as the Rush Research Portal (RRP) Education session.
These sessions are held every Friday (unless preceding a holiday) from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. You will receive an email on Thursday afternoon with a WebEx link to each of the sessions as well as a sign-in link to be completed following your participation in the training sessions.
If you are a Rush employee, please log into LEAP Online and under “Classes & Events”, Self-enrollment, enroll in the ORC Onboarding & Rush Research Portal Training Sessions.
If you are a Rush student who will be participating in research at Rush, please email Jacob_M_Boudreaux@rush.edu. Jake will add you to the list to receive an email on Thursday afternoon with a WebEx link to each of the sessions as well as a sign-in link to be completed following your participation in the training sessions.
CITI Program (citiprogram.org) is also required for everyone participating in clinical research.
Select the coursework most related with the type of research you will be completing. Required Human Subject Protection Courses are:
Social and Behavioral Research
Biomedical Data or Specimens Only Research
Additional training may be required. Please refer to CC-RC-004 Training and Education Policy attached below.