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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Innovative Approaches to Engaging Community across the Translational Research Continuum

The presentation by Vanderbilt’s Dr. Consuelo Wilkins & Kimberly Jackson, MS will be held on Sept. 29. 

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

New Good Clinical Practice Training Requirement

Beginning on January 1, 2017, Northwestern University will require Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training for all investigators, co-investigators and study personnel listed on an IRB application for a clinical trial. 

GCP training
Monday, September 12, 2016

Register now for Clinical Resource Coordinator Training

This course is a two-day intensive training program designed to meet the needs of coordinators who have less than one year of experience or who have never received formal training. It is useful to anyone who requires a fast, thorough introduction to clinical research trial conduct, Good Clinical Practice (GCP), and the federal regulations governing research. 

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Clinical Research Coordinator Training
Thursday, September 8, 2016

Early career investigators receive TL1 awards to solve child health problems

Five clinical fellows in pediatrics and postdoctoral fellows in engineering or data science have received TL1 awards. The TL1 program was established by NUCATS with the support of the NIH, with the goal of promoting multidisciplinary training to improve the health of children and adolescents. The awardees, selected by a committee of experts and NUCATS, will receive support from their mentors in engineering and medicine, complete formal coursework and receive protected research time, all with the goal of allowing them to build a strong foundation for a career in research. NUCATS promotes collaboration among early career investigators as they work to solve child health problems.

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Rena Carrizoza, MHRM, Clinical Operations Manager of Clinical Research Coordinators

Rena Carrizoza, MHRM, Clinical Operations Manager of Clinical Research Coordinators, manages clinical research coordinators and clinical research nurses.

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Galter Librarians share insights on how health science librarians can support clinical and translational science in new book

The Galter Health Sciences Library contributed to the recently published book: Translating Expertise: The Librarian’s Role in Translational Research. The book discusses how the Clinical Translational Science Award Program (CTSA) has impacted the role of health science librarians and shares insights on how health science librarians can support clinical and translational science at their institution. 

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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Feinberg Launches New Clinical Trials Listings

The clinical trial listings across Feinberg School of Medicine websites will undergo a change in the coming months thanks to an effort to drive more useful, consistent, and IRB-compliant information to the public.

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