Review and update your outside interest disclosures in M-Inform

July 1, 2015  //  FOUND IN: Announcements, Updates & Resources,

U-M faculty, leadershouse officers, fellows and management staff are required to disclose all paid and unpaid job-related outside interests, activities and relationships in M-Inform annually. The outside interest disclosure period runs July 1 through July 31.

Individuals required to annually disclose will receive email reminders from the M-Inform system until outside interest disclosures have been made.

To complete your M-Inform disclosure:

  • Go to (NOTE: The form will become available at noon July 1)
  • Use the “decision tree” located here to assist with disclosure reporting decisions.
  • For guidance on reporting individually held stock in a biomedical company (i.e., stock that is not held in a mutual fund or retirement account) go here
  • For guidance on board membership or other leadership roles with biomedical industry, go here.

Keep in mind, you must disclose your job-related outside interests as well as those of your family members (spouse, domestic partner, children).  If you or your family members do not have an outside interest related to your job requiring disclosure, you must still log in to complete the conflict of interest training and attest to having nothing to disclose.

For general questions, send an email to