Ethical Compliance

Institutional Review Board

Education & Training

All investigators /student investigators and support staff involved in the research project must complete the on-line training for the Protecting of Human Research Participants. 

LAU is now registered with the Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI) Program.  You can access the training through the CITI Home page.  Please click on “Register” and select Lebanese American University as your affiliated organization.  You can refer to the following Guidance documents to complete your registration.  If you are registered with CITI under a different organization, you can use the same log in information and add another affiliation under LAU.

NOTE: All human subject training and working with animals training  certification are valid for 3 years. Please make sure you re-take the training if 3 years have passed since the date on your Certificate of Completion.