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Information to help you with registering and completing the courses, refresher courses, CITI training from other institutions, and additional contact information.
You must complete all required and elective modules in the following two courses in CITI:
If you forget your user name or password, follow the "Forgot login information" instructions on the CITI website.
You must score a minimum of 80% on each quiz in order to pass, and move on to the next quiz. You may repeat a quiz as many times as it takes in order to achieve a passing score.
After you finish all the required modules in a course, CITI will issue a completion report that is available to print from the main menu after you log in to CITI. CITI training certificates will be directly submitted to EIRH via the CITI program.
You are required to renew your GCP and HSR in CITI every three years by taking a refresher course.
After you log into the CITI site, the refresher course will appear in your grade book (e.g. the “My Courses” section). Click "Enter" to begin.
This training may be valid at Essentia Health. To see if courses are eligible for transfer, log on to the CITI site and add Essentia Institute of Rural Health as an affiliate institution.
Instructions on how to add/change your affiliated institution or transfer completions.
CITI will review the modules you previously completed and the date(s) on which you took them. CITI will ask you to complete any modules required by Essentia Health that were not required by your previous institution and/or modules that are no longer eligible to be transferred.
General Contact Information: IRB@EssentiaHealth.org
Deneice KramerCompliance Manager-Human Research Protection Program218-576-0489Email Deneice Kramer
Cathy MurrayCompliance Specialist, IRB 218-576-0711Email Cathy Murray
Get more information about the Essentia Institute of Rural Health and its programs. Call 218-786-3940 or 1-877-710-1094.