Clinical Research Coordinator 101

Clinical Research Coordinator 101

December 2, 2021

12:30pm to 4:30pm

 

This blended-learning training session is designed for clinical research coordinators, clinical research associates, or staff members who function in this capacity. 

This course 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.  Because this training is designed as an entry level program, it does not provide continuing education credit. There will be no fee charged to employees of the University of Kentucky.

Clinical Research Coordinator 101 consists of:

One half-day (4 hour) live, Zoom training session and SEVEN web-based training modules. 

Participants must complete all web-based training modules and attend the Zoom session to obtain a Certificate of Completion for this course. 

 

Registration details will be announced very soon!

 

Course details: 

Four-hour Zoom session (LIVE)

  1. Understanding Clinical Research Protocols
  2. Role of the Clinical Research Coordinator
  3. UK IRB: What You Need to Know
  4. Regulatory Basics

 

Online Training Modules (UK LMS)

  • The CRSO process
  • Quality Assurance
  • Investigational Drug Services
  • Drug Device Trials/Accountability
  • Behavioral Science
  • Data Collection
  • Research Ethics 

 

*PREREQUISITE: All participants must complete two online CITI courses prior to attending CRC101:

  • Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC)
  • Good Clinical Practices (GCP)”​​​​​​

Please see the instructions below for accessing and completing these courses. 

For questions regarding this course or registration, please contact: 

Michelle Jones, Workforce Development Program Manager  

michelle.jones2@uky.edu




How to Access Online Prerequisite Courses:


1. CITI Clinical Research Coordinator (CRC) Online Course

  • 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)”

2. CITI Good Clinical Practices (GCP) Online Course 

  • 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”
    • Check Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training GCP Course for Clinical Trials Involving Investigational Drugs (ICH Focus)
    • Check Initial Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training
    • Check the GCP training that pertains to the type of clinical research you are coordinating (Investigational Medical Devices, Investigation Drugs or Social and Behavioral Research) 
    • Course will be added to University of Kentucky Courses