Certified training course “Clinical Trials Coordinator I (May 2013)

On 23 – 25 May 2013 the training course named “Clinical Trials Coordinator”, accredited by the Ministry of Health, will take place in Brno. The event is organized by the National Centre of ...

On 23 – 25 May 2013 the training course named “Clinical Trials Coordinator” will take place in Brno. The event is organized by the National Centre of Nursing and Other Health Professions, The training course has been accredited by the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic and the graduates will be awarded the certificate identifying the activities which the graduates are capable and fit professionally for.

Who is the training course intended for?

All those who devote themselves to clinical study coordination can be enrolled, but certificate of the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic will be awarded only to the other non-medical health professions qualified for the job without any specialized supervision of the general nurse, midwife, nutrition therapist and pharmaceutical assistant. The other participants will be given the certificate proving completion of the certified training course.

How is it possible to enrol oneself (sign in) for the training course?

The training course is organized by the National Centre of Nursing and Other Health Profession and you can sign in the course via the website http://www.nconzo.cz/. The training course is named “the Clinical Trials Coordinator” (http://www.nconzo.cz/web/guest/seznam-vzdelavacich-programu-centra1 and has the number 429.

The number of trainees is restricted to 25 participants. Other interested participants/trainees will be invited for another training course in autumn.

Price of the training course is CZK 3,521 VAT exclusive (CZK 4,260 VAT inclusive).

The training course is passed by the text (examination). The certificate is issued after the specialized practice is met.

What is the training course programme?

The three-day training course is broken down into 22 lessons of theoretical learning, 10 lessons of specialized practice and 10 lessons of e-learning.

Programme of theoretical lessons:

Thursday 23.05.2013 (8:40am - 5:15pm)
- Drug Life Cycle
- Clinical Study Preparation
- Clinical Study Terminology
- Clinical Studies in Special Groups (paediatrics, psychiatry)

Friday 24.05.2013 (8:00am - 5:05pm)
- Practical Clinical Study Realization

Saturday 25.05.2013 (8:00am - 1:15pm)
- New Trends in the Field of Clinical Studies
- Final Test

Programme of practical lessons:

The specialized practice (10 lessons) will be realized at workplaces of the trainees (if their workplace/centre performs the clinical studies). Fulfilment of the preset tasks (e.g. data loading into the case report forms, assessment of adverse effects, elaboration of the therapy schedule in accordance with the protocol, etc.) is the subject of practice.

Expert guarantor of the training course: M.D. Regina Demlová, Ph.D., Manager of the Department of Clinical Studies of Masaryk Memorial Cancer Institute