How to Register

You can register for the forum if you have an eRA Commons or NIH account or have privileges as an external user. By registering with the RDoC Discussion Forum and posting comments, you agree to abide by our Discussion Forum Policy.

You have two options of registering for the RDoC forum:

 

Register with your NIH eRA Commons or NIH Login Account (Internal User) 

 

  • Click the "Sign In" button at the top-right corner of your webpage, which displays the webpage below.
  • If you have an eRA Commons Account (left side of image below):
    • You must use the left side of the webpage to log in via the image below. Type your eRA Commons User Name and Password and then click the "Log in" button below the Password text field.
  • If you have an NIH Login Account (right side of image below):
    • You may use either the left or right side of the webpage to log in via the image below. Follow instructions above using your NIH User Name and Password to log in via the left side of the webpage.
    • To log in with your PIV card for only the right side of the webpage, ensure it is fully inserted into your smart card reader. Then click the "Log in" button on the lower-right side of the webpage.
  • User information collected from logins will NOT be shared and will be used for site administration purposes only.

 

 

 Register with your provided Screen Name and Password (External User) 

 

  • Email RDoC Admin at RDoCAdmin@mail.nih.gov to request RDoC forum Screen Name and Password.
  • Check your email for your new account information.
  • Once you receive the RDoC forum credentials, click the "Sign In" button to display the Sign In pop-up window as shown in the image below. 
  • Select "I have an external username and password for the RDoC Forum" and type your provided Screen Name and Password from the email.
  • Select "External User" for your Authentication Type from the dropdown list. 
  • After entering all the credentials, click the "Log in" button.
  • Once you log in with the provided credentials, you may modify your Password.
  • User information collected from logins will NOT be shared and will be used for site administration purposes only.
  • If you need assistance with creating an external account, please email our RDoC Admin: RDoCAdmin@mail.nih.gov.