Fundamentals of Clinical Trials

Modeled after the ASCO International Clinical Trials Workshops, this free CME accredited Program is designed to assist beginning investigators familiarize themselves with the best practices of designing and conducting independent clinical research. Topic areas include: Research design/methodology, regulatory/legal issues, data management, ethical issues, statistics, research teams, exemplary clinical trials sites, and promoting clinical trials. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe clinical trial methodology
  • Apply best practices in the implementation of research programs
  • Evaluate the roles and responsibilities of research team members
  • Communicate with patients the values of clinical research

This activity was made available on 12/10/2014 and will be reviewed on an annual basis to determine continued availability. A maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™ credit is available.

Competencies Addressed
Medical Knowledge (ACGME, AAPA)

Note: This course is now accessible through mobile devices as well as personal computers