News & Announcements
  • Important!!

    The University of Pittsburgh Institutional Review Board (IRB) requirements for users conducting or involved in Human Subjects Research have changed effective March 5, 2012.

    In keeping with these requirements, the Good Clinical Practice, Human Subjects Research in Biomedical Science (Formerly RPF Module 2A), Human Subjects Research in Social and Behavioral Sciences (Formerly RPF Module 2B) and IRB Member Education modules are no longer available through this learning management system.

    While the Research Integrity Module is available, the University of Pittsburgh IRB Research Integrity requirements have moved to the CITI system.

    Please go to for more information.

  • Modules required for researchers can be found under "Responsible Conduct of Research". Guidance regarding requirements and recommendations on who must complete these modules, as well as recertification requirements can be found by checking "What is Required?".

  • For more information on requirements regarding the various HIPAA training modules, please check the "What is Required - HIPAA Modules"

  • Please notify us if you want to use any of these modules for education purposes; we will be happy to provide you with additional information.

Modules Listings

Return To Module Categories

UPMC Physicians

2014-10-28 - Medical Grand Rounds: Patient-Centered Care in Nephrology: Lessons from the IOM Report

2015-09-15 - Medical Grand Rounds: Melanoma 2015 Immunology from the Bench to the Bedside

2015-09-22 - Medical Grand Rounds: Aldosterone, Potassium, and Hypertension: How Physiology Informs Treatment"

2015-09-29- Medical Grand Rounds: Palliative Care Futurist: Matching Care to Our Patientsí Needs

2015-10-06 - Medical Grand Rounds: 100 Billion Here, $100 Billion There: The Costs and Effectiveness of New Treatments for Hepatitis C

2015-10-13 - Medical Grand Rounds: Moving Asthma Into the 21st Century: Immunology & Precision Medicine

2015-10-20 - Medical Grand Rounds: Update on Pulmonary Emphysema: Barriers and progress in designing precision pharmacologic and device intervention

2015-11-10 - Medical Grand Rounds: UPDATE in Gastroenterology 2015

2015-12-01 - Medical Grand Rounds: Infectious Diseases: Year-in-Review

2016-01-05 - Medical Grand Rounds: The Opioid Epidemic in Western Pennsylvania

2016-01-12 - Medical Grand Rounds: Making Advance Care Planning Easier

2016-01-19 - Medical Grand Rounds: Innovative strategies for prevention of HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM)

2016-01-26 - Medical Grand Rounds: Tips on How to Live Long and Prosper: the Geriatrics 2015 - Year in Review

2016-02-02 - Medical Grand Rounds: Combating the Growing Threat of Extreme Drug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae

Alarm Management - Webinar from the PA Safety Authority

CMI Quality Initiative- Melanoma

Cancer Insights: Three case studies: Cytotoxic Chemotherapy; Measurement of Tumor Apoptosis; Malignant Peritoneal Mesothelioma

Fluoroscopic Radiation Management

Health IT-Associated Errors and Patients Safety -Webinar from the PA Safety Authority

Hospital-Acquired Pressure Ulcers Remain a Top Patient Safety Concern for Hospitals in Pennsylvania- Webinar of the PA Safety Authority

How to Implement a System and Behavior Approach to Improve Hand Hygiene - Webinar of the PA Safety Authority

Improving Preventive Care in Medicare Patients: Focus on Key Measures Monitored by CMS in the Medicare Health Outcomes Survey (HOS) and the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS)

Move it or Lose it - The Complications of Immobility

New Standards for Collecting and Documenting Allergies, Adverse Drug Reactions and Side Effects

PMR - Fall 2014: Cervicogenic Headache: Diagnostic and Treatment Strategies

PMR - Winter 2014: Transfemoral Amputation and Prosthetic Prescription: What Every Physiatrist Needs to Know

PMR Fall 2015: Rehab Grand Rounds

PONV and the WAKE Score - Implications for Anesthesia and Postoperative Recovery Personnel

Pathophysiology and Management of Spastic Hypertonia: Current Concepts

Performing a Standard Joint Count in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST): Respecting Patient Choices Across the Continuum of Care-UPDATE

Psychiatric Aspects of Medical Rehabilitation

Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors (RECIST)

Responsible Conduct Of Research - For NSF Trainees

Seclusion and Restraint Regulatory Review - 2015 Edition

UPMC Billing Compliance for Device Studies

UPMC Physician Annual Training Module

UPMC Respiratory Reader Winter 2011: Recalcitrant Cough

All Modules

Animal-Based Research Modules

HIPAA for Pitt and Non-UPMC Faculty, Staff and Students

Lower Back Pain

Patient Safety/Risk Management

Pharmacy CE Credits

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds

Responsible Conduct of Research

Trauma and Emergency Care

UPMC Hamot

UPMC Mercy Training

UPMC Presbyterian Medical Grand Rounds

UPMC Rehabilitation Institute

UPMC Shadyside

University of Pittsburgh Center for Public Health Practice

Vendor Training

Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic