2014 Disclosure Update


NOTE: Please do not submit a Disclosure Update unless you have submitted a complete Annual Disclosure or Initial Disclosure to the Office of Research Compliance.

In order to comply with the Office of Research Compliance’s Financial Conflicts of Interest Policy (ORC-003), researchers are required to submit a Disclosure Update within 30 days of discovering or acquiring a new significant financial interest. In the case of sponsored or reimbursed travel, the Disclosure Update must be submitted within 30 days of the trip end.

If a researcher is able to reasonably anticipate the occurrence of sponsored or reimbursed travel, they may disclose such travel up to twelve (12) months in advance of the trip. If a travel Disclosure Update becomes inaccurate, the researcher must submit a Disclosure Update within 30 days of the change.

A financial interest is anything of monetary value, easily determined or not, such as real estate, bank accounts, stock investments, memorabilia collections, property, etc.

The work that you do at or on behalf of Seattle Children's is part of your Institutional Responsibilities. That work might include activities such as research, consultation, teaching, professional practice, management duties, service on Seattle Children's committees or boards or any other work that you do at or on behalf of Seattle Children's. For the purposes of this Disclosure Update, the phrase "your institutional responsibilities" applies only to you.

A SFI is a financial interest that

  • reasonably appears to be related to your Institutional Responsibilities
  • meets one or more of the SFI criteria, after accounting for any specified exclusions

Click here for guidance on how to determine if your financial interest is related to your institutional responsibilities.

This questionnaire will ask you to provide detailed information regarding the type of SFI you are disclosing or updating. All information you provide will be kept confidential.

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If you exit the questionnaire before completing it, all information will be lost. To successfully submit this disclosure update, your must answer all questions including the certification acknowledgement.

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