Orientation to Clinical Research at USC
Who Should Attend
Principal investigators, clinicians, project managers, research and nurse coordinators or administrators, data managers and all those associated with the development and conduct of human research studies and clinical trials.
This two-day orientation provides an overview of the processes, committees and departments that clinical investigators work with throughout the submission, review, approval and conduct of human subject studies or clinical trials.
University Offices and Entities; Clinical Research Roles: An overview; Planning Research (Protocol Development); Contracting, Financial Management and Budgeting; Coordination of Ancillary Services/Support; IRB and Human Subjects Protection; iStar/Other Electronic Systems; Coordinating a Study; Compliance
Speakers from the Office of Research, OPRS, CTO, SC CTSI, CISO, CTU and Office of Compliance.
Four hours each day.
Next Session Dates
Part #1: February 12 | 8:00 – 12:00 PM
Part #2: February 19 | 8:00 – 12:00 PM
Location: Health Sciences Campus, Broad (CIRM) Center, 1st Floor Seminar Room
Reference Materials and Resources
February 12, 2014: Video Presentations and Slides
Office of Research: Introduction by Randy Hall
February 19, 2014: Video Presentations
Coordination of Ancillary Services by Diana Shycoff, Maria Apkarian & Jiwon Kim
Coordinating a Clinical Trial by Anthony El-Khoueiry
Compliance: Consideration Related to Clinical Trials by Dan Shapiro
Planning, Development & Activation of a Clinical Trial Protocol by Anthony El-Khoueiry