Financial Conflict of Interest (FCOI) Policy

for research funded by Agencies of the United States Public Health Service (PHS) or the United States National Science Foundation (NSF):

According to the 2011 Final Rule for Grants and Cooperative Agreements, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) mandates that recipient institutions and investigators (excluding Phase I SBIR/STTR applicants and recipients) must adhere to the regulations outlined in 42 CFR 50, Subpart F, also known as the "Promoting Objectivity in Research" FCOI Regulation.

FCOI Policy

FCOI Training

Disclosure Form

For further information please contact:

Eva Bauersachs
Science Management
Tel.: +49 8161 71-2722
E-mail: e.bauersachs.leibniz-lsb(at)