Training for the Researcher


The Office of Research offers a variety of training and education courses to assist you in conducting research at the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Hospital. Some courses may be required and others are optional; please view course details by selecting the links indicated.

If you are a researcher at the Blood Center of Wisconsin, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, or Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, other courses may be required.

Training and education are available in the following areas:

 Compliance
 eBridge

Visit the Research Systems Training web site for all eBridge training offerings.

 Finding Funding

MCW Libraries offers the course Searching for Grant Dollar$ to show you how to conduct searches for funding opportunities using Pivot.

 Animal Research

If you have access to InfoScope, search for keywords “IACUC Training” and select the link for Training for Animal Researchers

 Human Subjects Research

Visit the HRPP Training and Educational Resources Web Site for full details on the following:

 Hazardous Materials (e.g. biologicals; chemicals)

If you have access to InfoScope, please search for keywords “safety training” and select the link for EHS Training.

 Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Visit the MRI Safety Training Web Site for details on the following classes:

  • MRI Safety Step 1
  • MRI Safety Step 2
  • MRI Safety Step 3
  • Annual Renewal
 Radioactive Material

Visit the Radiation Safety Training and Information Web Site for details on the following classes:

 VA (Veterans Affairs)

If you have access to InfoScope, please search for keywords “va training” and select the link for VAMC Medical Research Training Modules.

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