ClinfoSource, a US-based global online training company has partnered with California State University, East Bay to provide a web-based certificate program in clinical research. This program will offer aspiring as well as experienced clinical research professionals a solid and practical understanding of clinical trials conduct and management, pertaining to the drug development process.
San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) August 11, 2009 -- ClinfoSource (www.clinfosource.com), provider of online Good Clinical Practice (GCP) training for clinical research professionals, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with California State University, East Bay (CSUEB) (www.CSUeastbay.edu), to jointly offer a web-based certificate program in clinical research. Named 'Clinical Research Education and Training-Online' or CREAT-e, the program comprises three comprehensive courses in clinical research, encompassing the regulations and guidelines for the conduct and management of clinical trials.
In addition to the online course content, the program includes online discussion forums, web-based seminars and course assignments.
The program is targeted for professionals who are seeking a career in Bio-Pharma and Contract Research Organizations (CROs) as well as for experienced clinical research professionals (CRAs, Project Managers and Clinical Coordinators) who are seeking to refresh and enhance their knowledge of the drug development process.
After the successful introduction as a pilot program in May 2009, the CREAT-e program will be officially launched as a full certificate program in September of this year.
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