Contacts & Resources

**The 2018-19 RNUA process begins September 17, 2018. A new disclosure application, START myDisclosures, replaces the paper RNUA form that was previously used.**

If you have questions not answered in the Frequently Asked Questions or need other assistance, you can find additional resources and contact information for the conflict of interest officer on your campus here. 

Resources

Training

In anticipation of the START myDisclosures release (mid-September), the campuses are offering several in-person training opportunities for both reviewers and disclosers. 

Urbana 

Urbana training sessions are open to System Offices staff as well.

Training for All Academic Staff
This training will cover accessing the system, entering activities, editing activities, monitoring review status of the disclosure, responding to reviewer feedback, and viewing past disclosures. It will also cover training for UEOs related to accessing unit disclosures, reviewing options, and retention of disclosures.

Via Skype: 

Please register at https://forms.illinois.edu/sec/6373937

  • September 20, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • October 3, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
  • October 20, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Chicago 

Training for Disclosers (All Academic Staff)
This training will cover accessing the system, entering activities, editing activities, monitoring review status of the disclosure, responding to reviewer feedback, and viewing past disclosures.

Training for Reviewers (Unit Executive Officers, Facilitators, Assistants)
This training will cover all information from the disclosers’ training as well as accessing your unit’s disclosures, review options, and retention of disclosures.

Important information about UIC RNUA training sessions is located at http://research.uic.edu/rnua-training-sessions

Springfield

Training for Disclosers (all Academic Staff):
This training will cover accessing the system, entering activities, editing activities, monitoring review status of the disclosure, responding to reviewer feedback, and viewing past disclosures.

  • September 17, 12:00-1:00 pm, PAC G
  • September 20, 2:00-3:00 pm, PAC G

Training for Reviewers and their Assistants:
This training will cover all information from the disclosers’ training as well as accessing your unit’s disclosures, review options, and retention of disclosures.

  • October 2, 1:00-2:00 pm, PAC G
  • October 3, 11:00 am-12:00 pm, PAC E

COCI Training for Everyone:
This training will cover changes to the COCI and FCOI policies and answer questions that Disclosers and Reviewers might have about the RNUA process.

  • October 8, 1:00-2:00 pm, PAC G

RNUA & Conflict of Interest contact information

Urbana

Linda K. Lee Drozt, JD
Conflict of Interest Officer
Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
217-333-0034

Chicago

Jacquelyn Jancius
Director, Conflict of Interest
Office of Vice Chancellor for Research
University of Illinois at Chicago
312-996-3642

Springfield

Keenan Dungey
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research & Institutional Effectiveness
University of Illinois at Springfield
217-206-8112

UNIVERSITY ADMINISTRATION 

Sarah Zehr
Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs
Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs
217-244-4448