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Continuing Education Program

Transitioning Into A Career In Clinical Research

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This course deals with the challenges related to managing change associated with career transition. Understand the clinical research field as well as your career strengths, career interests and values. In addition, focus on your uniqueness and its value to yourself and the market place. Identify transferable skills and accomplishments that can be used in clinical research. Learn from clinical research experts how to market yourself and how to enter the clinical research arena.

This course is presented in two sessions that will prepare you to confidently embark on your job search. 
Session 1 - 
Computerized Systems in Clinical Research
Clinical Trial Management System Software

  •  Review of Clinical Trials
  •  Electronic Data Capture (EDC)
  •  Clinical Trial Management Systems (CTMS)
  •  Risk Based Monitoring (RBM)

Session 2 - 
Transitioning into and Growing a Career in Clinical Research

Resume Basics, Job Search Strategies, and Internet Marketing


  •  Overview of clinical research roles
  •  Tips to structure a job search
  •  Resume tips
  •  Informational interviewing to accelerate a search
  •  Social media tools (LinkedIn) for your search
  •  Networking

Panel Discussion: What Recruiters Focus on, Interview Strategies, and Negotiations - Industry Professionals


Pre/co-requisite: Project Management in Clinical Research and Clinical Research I and Clinical Research II.

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NS14901 November 8 and November 15, 2016 Tuesdays 6:00pm - 9:00pm $299
NS14902 May 8 & 10, 2017 Monday and Wednesday 6:00pm - 9:00pm $299
Contact hours for this course: 6

Register for Clinical Research I & II,
Project Management in Clinical Research, and
Transitioning into a Career in Clinical Research
together for a $200 savings



Requests for cancellations and refunds are accepted in only in writing (email: at least four weeks prior to the start of the course. A refund is provided (less a $75 administrative fee per course). No refunds will be made for cancellations requested within four weeks of the start date of the course or for no-shows.

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