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Federal, Maryland and other Conflict of Interest Policies and Procedures

Federal Agency Conflict of Interest Policies

National Science Foundation (NSF)

Public Health Service (PHS)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Public Health Service (PHS) Agencies using PHS FCOI Regulations

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Non-Profits that follow PHS COI regulations

Alliance for Lupus Research
American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
American Lung Association
Arthritis Foundation
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Lupus Foundation of America
Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Federal Funding Agencies (non-PHS) that fall under policy UMBC III-1.11.01

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Maryland State Ethics Commission – Public Ethics Law

University System of Maryland/UMBC
Policy and Procedures for Handling Allegations of Misconduct in Research and other Scholarly Activities (UMBC III-1.10.01)
Policy on Conflicts of Interest in Research or Development (USM III-1.11)
Policy on Individual Conflicts of Interest in Research & Product Development (UMBC III-1.11.01)
Interim Policy on Conflicts of Interest in PHS Research (UMBC III-1.11.02)
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