Conflict of Interest


As of August 24, 2012, Creighton University has implemented new financial conflict of interest requirements, per the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Final Rule: Promoting Objectivity in Research (42 CFR Part 50 and 45 CFR Part 94). These include new disclosure, training, and public accessibility requirements. This applies to all Investigators/Support Personnel who are involved in research at Creighton University, with additional requirements for PHS-funded Investigators/Support Personnel.

Contact Conflict of Interest staff members at, or the Program Manager for Research and Compliance at or 402-280-3074.

Public Accessibility

Under U.S. Department of Health and Human Services regulations, the public has the right to access information about financial conflicts of interest for any Public Health Services (PHS)-funded Investigators/Support personnel. Upon written request, Creighton University will provide this information within five business days of receipt of the request.

Written requests may be sent via email to:

Or by mail to:
Office of Research and Compliance
Criss I, Room 111
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178

Confidential Research Hotline (402-280-3200)

Research Personnel are expected to report any known or suspected noncompliant conduct related to research or sponsored program activities conducted and/or approved through Creighton University. The confidential Research Compliance Hotline (402-280-3200) is available for any individual who wishes to remain anonymous and/or has found other available reporting mechanisms to be ineffective. Research Personnel may also address their research compliance-related questions or concerns to Director of Research Compliance at 402-280-2511.

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