Training and Education

Quarterly Training Sessions (register in the Learning Exchange)

Direct Charge Guidelines - Wednesday, May 16 at 1:30pm

Effort Reporting - Thursday, May 24 at 9:00am

Cost Transfer - class format changes coming soon!

Vanderbilt Program in Research Administration Development (VPRAD)

INTRO to VPRAD - Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 12:00 pm

VPRAD Level 1 - Information Session

Academic and Research Enterprise Training

Financial Training

Registration / Training Sites

The Learning Exchange

The Learning Exchange System Link

RATE (Research Administration Training Enterprise)

Faculty Orientation & Training Office (SOM)


Training Classes and Programs

RATE System / Available Classes Listing


Kronos Training


HR Workshops

CRC Research Skills Workshop Series

Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) Training

Clinical Research Education Schedule

Performance Development

VUMC Performance Development

Performance Evaluation System

Performance Evaluation System and References

VUMC Annual Requirements for Staff

VU School of Medicine Faculty Training Requirements

Workforce Performance Operations

Systems/Sites Used for Annual Requirements

The Learning Exchange

Conflict Disclosure System
***Not for SOM Faculty Use - Please go to the FOTO site for SOM Faculty Conflict Disclosure***

Faculty Orientation & Training Office (FOTO)
***SOM Faculty complete COI Disclosure and other training requirements at FOTO site***

Professional Organizations

NACUBO - National Association of College and University Business Officers

NCURA - National Council of University Research Administrators

TSCPA - Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants

SRA - Society of Research Administrators

ACRP - Association of Clinical Research Professionals

SoCRA - Society of Clinical Research Associates

MAGI - Model Agreements & Guidelines International

NORDP - National Organization of Research Development Professionals

Additional Online Training Resources

VMG Training Videos (EPIC & MediPac)

eDog Online Training