This process describes how salary savings from a faculty member's appropriated budgeted
salary are utilized when a portion of that salary is paid by (temporarily moved to)
grants from a funding agency.
An affiliation agreement is a legally binding agreement (contract) that sets forth
the terms and conditions under which the University of North Dakota and a facility/organization
agree to furnish education, training, or clinical experiences that are integral to
a specific institutional academic degree or course objective.
The University of North Dakota’s policy notes that faculty and staff members with
appointments of 50% or more of their primary professional commitment to the University
of North Dakota, other part-time faculty members, and staff members commensurate with
their appointments shall complete a conflict of interest form. The SMHS both contracts
with, as well as employs, key positions. SMHS has defined those applicable appointments
that should be included in the list required to complete a conflict of interest form.
Through a process of continuous quality assurance efforts, OMPAQA strives to meet
the expectations set out in the LCME Standards and Elements in order for the UND SMHS
medical program to achieve reaccreditation and to improve the education of its medical