News & Announcements
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 https://www.citi.pitt.edu/citi/about.aspx 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.
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Patient Safety/Risk Management
2012-09-14 - Medical Grand Rounds: Exercise in the Treatment and Prevention of Obesity
2013-02-22 - Medical Grand Rounds: The Epidemic of Chronic Disease, Medication Non-Adherence, and the Promise of Delivery Redesign
2013-05-10 - Medical Grand Rounds: The Evolving Role of Doctors in Promoting Weight Loss: From Hopeless Futility to Cautious Optimism
2013-11-15 - Medical Grand Rounds: The Relationship Between Quality of Life and Health Outcome
UPMC Information Privacy and Security Awareness Training for Physicians, Mid-Level Providers, Staff, and Students Who Are Not Employed by UPMC but Who Encounter Protected Health Information in UPMC Facilities.
University of Pittsburgh HIPAA Privacy and Security Awareness for Physicians, Mid-Level Providers, Staff, and Students working in University of Pittsburgh clinical facilities and other HIPAA-covered departments
Applying Lean Principles to Healthcare Practice
Be Informed About Informed Consent - UPMC Hamot
CMS Program for Meaningful UseUpdates for Eligible Hospitals - Physician Educational Overview
Direct Observation: Learn by Watching Work
Electronic Medication Reconciliation and Depart Process Overview
End-of-Life Care: Difficult Yet Critical Conversations
Fluoroscopic Radiation Management
Hand Hygiene for Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh (CHP)
Health Literacy Definition and Prevalence
Improving Patient Care for Patients with Limited English Proficiency
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)
Informed Consent - Corporate Risk Management
Move it or Lose it - The Complications of Immobility
New Standards for Collecting and Documenting Allergies, Adverse Drug Reactions and Side Effects
PONV and the WAKE Score - Implications for Anesthesia and Postoperative Recovery Personnel
Patient Identification: Safety, Trust, and Good Business
Performing a Standard Joint Count in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Quality Documentation –The Best Defense! - UPMC Hamot
Rapid Experimentation: You are the Catalyst
Response Evaluation Criteria in Solid Tumors (RECIST)
Seclusion and Restraint Regulatory Review - 2011 Edition
Strategies for Reducing Radiographic Contrast Media-Induced Nephropathy
Suicide Assessment Training-2011
Synergies Spring 2011: Diagnosis and Treatment of Complicated Grief
Tackling Patient Adherence: Population-based Data and Patient-Centered Care in Chronic Disease Management
The Physician's Role in Addressing Health Disparities, Part II: Issues in the Health of LGBT Patients
The Physician's Role in Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care
UPMC Mercy Operating Room/Procedural - 2009 Fire Prevention and Evacuation Plan
UPMC Total Blood Management Forum: A Strategic Approach
Animal-Based Research Modules
Lower Back Pain
PA Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
Pharmacy CE Credits
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds
Responsible Conduct of Research
Trauma and Emergency Care
UPMC Magee Women's Hospital Training
UPMC Mercy Training
UPMC Presbyterian Medical Grand Rounds
UPMC Rehabilitation Institute
University of Pittsburgh Center for Public Health Practice
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic