Office of Research Integrity and Outreach

RCR CITI Training

Responsible Conduct of Research training is available online through CITI, and can be found by clicking on this link:


  1. If this is your first CITI training course, you will have to register.
  2. Please select the University of Maine System as the Participating Institution
  3. Select and complete the course entitled RCR Basic Course.
  4. Please use the visual guides provided below for reference.

Responsible Conduct in Research (RCR) bi-annual in-person training

Friday, November 6th, 7 Chamberlain Ave, Portland Campus  REGISTER

USM conducts a mandatory Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) in-person training twice a year. National Institute of Health (NIH) and National Science Foundation (NSF) grantpersonnel must attend one of these training sessions every four years.

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