Full-time faculty and salaried part-time faculty in the School of Medicine must submit an Annual Certification (formerly known as the Annual Outside Interests Statement). The purpose of the Annual Certification is to confirm that the Office of Policy Coordination and department directors have a complete, accurate, and up-to-date account of your reportable private activities with, and/or financial or fiduciary interests in, outside entities. The Annual Certification does not affect the obligation to disclose outside activities and interests as they arise and before proposing related research. It is essential that disclosures be made in a timely manner. Late disclosure may lead to serious consequences.
|When do I submit my Annual Certification?|
|How can I access my Annual Certification?|
|What if I don't submit my Annual Certification?|
Annual reporting for the 2012-2013 academic year runs from February to April 2013. Faculty members who are required to submit the certification will be notified via personal e-mail when their Annual Certifications are ready for submission. They will also receive weekly e-mail reminders during their department's month-long submission period.
Click here to see the group submission windows for academic year 2012-2013.
The Annual Certification is accessible via eDisclose, the online disclosure system. Faculty members will be notified via e-mail when their Annual Certifications are ready for submission. Contact the Office of Policy Coordination for additional information.
Submitting an Annual Certification is mandatory for all full-time and salaried part-time faculty. Failure to submit a completed Annual Certification as required may be reviewed under the Procedures for Dealing with Issues of Professional Misconduct.