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Conflict of Interest

The NIH has had a longstanding interest in objectivity in research and financial conflict of interest. We have initiated this web site to provide information on this important topic. We will continue to add to and update this web site. Readers are encouraged to check back periodically.

General Conflict of Interest Information:

Conflict Of Interest, Confidentiality And Non Disclosure Rules For NIH Peer Reviewers:

  • Information For Reviewers Of Grant Applications And R&D Contract Proposals - (PDF - 31 KB) or (MS Word - 36 KB)


  • NIH Pre-Review Certification Form - (PDF - 36 KB) or (MS Word - 72 KB)


  • NIH Post-Review Certification Form - (PDF - 22 KB) or (MS Word - 30 KB)


  • Questions or Comments on NIH Peer Reviewers COI: ameros@csr.nih.gov


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