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COI Module

The UH Division of Research requires all Conflict of Interest in Research certifications be submitted in the ICON for COI system.

Learn more about its features and benefits. 

Feature

Benefit

Streamlined disclosure forms

  • Eliminates redundant data input—a major irritant and a primary deterrent to COI compliance 

Automated workflow

  • Ensures consistent processes
  • Adapts to COI threshold triggers

Early flagging of potential conflicts

  • Reduces the risk of noncompliance
  • Fosters a culture of transparency

Process Integration with ICON-IRB

  • Automatic notification and escalation improves compliance

Management plan templates

  • Reduces time required to create plans

Electronic reminders

  • Connects COI data to study without duplicate data entry