Training and Education

Quarterly Training Sessions (register in the Learning Exchange)

Direct Charge Guidelines 

Effort Reporting, Certifications, and Cost Transfers

Vanderbilt Program in Research Administration Development (VPRAD)

Intro to VPRAD 

Academic and Research Enterprise Training

Financial Training

Registration / Training Sites

The Learning Exchange System Link

Faculty Orientation & Training Office (SOM)

Programs and Resources


Kronos Training


CRC Research Skills Workshop Series - each Friday at 9:00 AM 

Human Research Protection Program (HRPP) Training

Clinical Research Education Schedule

Performance Development

VUMC Performance Development

Performance Central Evaluation System

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