This educational program is designed and conducted by experienced clinical trial research professionals from within UT Health. The program examines the entire clinical trial process, from planning to trial close-out activities, and provides practical recommendations for increasing the efficiency of clinical trial conduct at investigative sites. This program combines didactic presentations and interactive group sessions.
**Day 1 and 2 include discussion about human subject protections, GCP principles, institutional compliance, consent process, study initiation, study conduct, documentation, investigational devices and drugs, and reporting requirements.
Day 3 focuses on financial management and includes presentations on basic financial principles, research contracting, budget development and billing process.
**To get the most from this course, please be sure you have completed your CITI Protection of Human Subjects Training.
Objective: To provide a model of practice in conducting clinical research based on the principles of Good Clinical Practice, thereby focusing on research compliance, protecting the safety and well-being of the research subject and ensuring integrity of the research
Audience: Investigators, research nurses, research coordinators.
Location: Cooley University Life Center, 7440 Cambridge St, Houston 77054
Please note course fees for UT Health and MHH participants:
Day 1, 2, 3 - $200
Day 1, 2 - $150
Day 3 - $75
Course fees for non-UT Health/MHH participants:
Day 3 is not open to outside participants.
Day 1 + 2 - $600