University of Hawai‘i
Research Compliance

Conflicts of Interest in Research

Pursuant to the recently approved reorganization of operations under the Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) the Financial Conflicts of Interest (FCOI) responsibilities have moved from the Office of Research Services (ORS) to the Office of Research Compliance (ORC), Research Integrity Program.

For questions or concerns regarding FCOI, email

rCOI Conflict of Interest Disclosure System

UH Policies and Procedures

Management of Conflicts of Interest

Training — Mandatory For PHS-funded Investigators


Request FCOI Information

In accordance with UH Policy and the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), 42 CFR Part 50, regulation on Responsibility of Applicants for Promoting Objectivity in Research for which Public Health Service (PHS) Funding is Sought, the public may request information about Financial Conflicts of Interest (FCOI) related to extramurally-funded awards. Please submit requests by emailing