COI Regulations & Resources

Federal Regulations

  • PHS 2011 Final Rule: Responsibility of Applicants for Promoting Objectivity in Research for which Public Health Service Funding is Sought (42 C.F.R. Part 50, Subpart F)
  • NSF Policy: Grantee Standards
  • FDA Title 21 Part 54 Financial Disclosure by Investigators

  • Commonwealth of Virginia Regulations

  • Virginia State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act: (2.2-3100)
  • Further exceptions 2.2-3110
  • Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council

  • The Virginia Conflict of Interest and Ethics Advisory Council was created by the General Assembly to encourage and facilitate compliance with the State and Local Government Conflict of Interests Act (§ 2.2-3100 et seq.), the General Assembly Conflict of Interests Act (§ 30-100 et seq.) and the lobbying laws in Article 3 (§ 2.2-418 et seq.)

    The Council is also responsible for receiving lobbyist disclosures and Conflict of Interest disclosures from members of the General Assembly, state officers and employees, constitutional officers and members of the judiciary. See website for full details:

    UVA Resources & Regulations

  • UVA Policy: Financial Conflicts of Interest for Research Investigators
  • SOM COI Policy

  • Federal/National Resources

  • NIH website on Financial Conflict of Interest
  • “Guidance for Clinical Investigators, Industry and FDA Staff Financial Disclosure by Clinical Investigators”pdf 2013, FDA
  • Protecting Patients, Preserving Integrity, Advancing Health: Accelerating the Implementation of COI Policies in Human Subjects Research – AAMC/AAU 2008
  • Conflicts of Interest and Commitment - ORI
  • Author Responsibilities – Conflicts of Interest in ICMJE Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly Work in Medical Journals