Clinical Research Coordinator 101

Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 08:00 to Friday, September 22, 2017 - 17:00
Location: 

TBA

This two-day course will be offered September 21-22, 2017 and is a classroom based training designed for clinical research coordinators, clinical research associates or staff members who function in this capacity.  The multi-session series provides basic information on coordinating clinical trials at the University of Kentucky and is appropriate for entry level positions or those new to the field.  This training is designed as an entry level program and does not provide continuing education credit.

 

There will be no fee charged to employees of University of Kentucky but if you do register, we ask that you make yourself available for the duration of the two-day course.

 

Register here by Friday, September 14, 2017: http://j.mp/2wKgJx4

Limited space is available. Register early to secure your spot. Registration may close prior to September 14 if no more spots are available.

 

PREREQUISITE: In addition to filling out a class registration, all participants must take the online CITI courses “Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)” course AND “Good Clinical Practices (GCP)” prior to the first day of class (Sept 21).

CITI Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) Course (ONLINE)

  • From the Link Blue page (http://www.uky.edu/UKHome/subpages/linkblue.html), click on CITI. Access training using your UK Link Blue username and password.
  • The new CITI CRC course is available under the IRB menu, section III. Optional Courses.
    • How to add:
    • Under University of Kentucky Courses click on “Add a course or update learner groups”
    • Then check “IRB” and click Next.
    • Then check the box for additional courses under “III.Optional Courses” and click next
    • Select “Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)”

CITI Good Clinical Practices (GCP) Course (ONLINE)

  • From the Link Blue page (http://www.uky.edu/UKHome/subpages/linkblue.html), click on CITI. Access training using your UK Link Blue username and password.
  • The new CITI CRC course is available under the IRB menu, section III. Optional Courses.
    • How to add:
    • Under University of Kentucky Courses click on “Add a course or update learner groups”
    • Then check “IRB” and click Next.

o    Check GCP Course for Clinical Trials Involving Investigational Drugs (ICH Focus)

o    Check GCP for Clinical Trials Involving Investigation Drugs

 

Confirmations with class location and additional details will be sent to accepted attendees AFTER the registration deadline but go ahead and take the online courses upon registration.

 

Topics to include:

  • Clinical Research Ethics
  • Review Steps in Initiating a Clinical Trial
  • Informed Consent: Perception, Paper, Process
  • Study and Subject Documentation, Data and Monitoring
  • Good Clinical Practice Compliance: Putting It All Together
  • Drug Accountability
  • Drug and Device Development
  • Reporting and Managing Adverse Events, Unexpected Problems, Violations and Modifications
  • Study Closure, Document Retention and Quality Improvement

 

For questions regarding this course or registration, please contact:

 

Ryan Vicini

Staff Development Manager

Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)

University of Kentucky

859.323.8545 OFFICE

E-mail: rlvici2@uky.edu