Conflict of Interest Policy Statement
POLICY STATEMENT 2402.1: FINANCIAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST RELATED TO SPONSORED PROGRAMS
Valdosta State University complies with federal regulations regarding disclosure and management of financial conflicts of interest related to sponsored programs. Federal regulations require:
- Conflict of interest training of individuals (faculty, staff, and students) engaged in sponsored programs;
- Procedures for the management, reduction, or elimination of potential conflicts of interest;
- Oversight and continued review of financial conflicts of interest; and
- Public disclosure of information about individuals’ financial conflicts of interest.
Valdosta State University ensures compliance with federal regulations by maintaining procedures to prevent and resolve potential financial conflicts of interest that may exist in relation to sponsored programs.
Related Documents: See Financial Conflict of Interest Procedures for Sponsored Programs
Responsible Office: Office of Sponsored Programs & Research Administration
Date First Issued: Prior to June 1, 2009
Date Policy Last Revised: August 24, 2012