Research Education Opportunities

Research Education Opportunities

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Upcoming CCTS/CTO Research Seminars

Offered most 1st and 3rd Thursdays each month from noon to 1p.m., special topics are covered for all research study faculty and staff.  Unless otherwise noted, primary location is PCAMS (1924 7th Ave S).  

Thursday, October 2     

1572: what it means   
Presenter: Alice Howell, BSN, MSN
This program will provide a detailed explanation of the importance of the 1572, and how to complete and manage.
Target audience: Research nurse coordinators and managers, research nurses, HR personnel and administrators.
 
Thursday, October 16
Getting the most value from the monitor visits
Presenter: Karen Savage
This program will provide guidance on how to get the most from a monitor visit and tools to use to assess improvement.            
Target audience: Research nurse coordinators and managers, research nurses, HR personnel and administrators.
 
Thursday, November 6   
Feasibility: Tearing a protocol apart 
Presenter: Meredith Fitzgerald, MSN BSN
This program will walk attendees through how to review a protocol and determine fiscal and personnel feasibility.
Target audience: Research nurse coordinators and managers, research nurses, HR personnel and administrators
 
Thursday, December 4    
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Research Coordinator Training Program (RCTP)

This workshop will provide research staff (study coordinators, billing staff, regulatory coordinators, etc.) with the basics of implementing and managing a clinical trial with emphasis on good clinical practices (GCPs), research compliance, and other key topics. The RCTP is provided twice a year (Spring and Fall) as well as via the web. 

Fall 2014 registration is open! The next six-session course will begin in October 2014. All classes will be held in the Bradley Lecture Center, located on the 4th floor of the Children's Harbor Building. The cost is $125 and payable (see sample form for instructions) with registration. Enrollment is limited, so register early. CEUs will be offered and attendance at all six sessions will meet initial IRB training requirements. Please remember to bring your nursing license to each session to receive CEUs.

View the agenda for the most recent or pending course.  Contact us with questions. 

UAB Hospital's Nursing Continuing Education Department is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama Board of Nursing (Provider Number:  ABNP0055, Expiration date:  June 1, 2017).

UAB Hospital's Nursing Continuing Education Department is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Alabama State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (Provider Number: 5-69).

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CCTS/CTO Research Seminars can be accessed via web.  

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2. Use your microphone and speakers (VoIP) - a headset is recommended. Or, call in using your telephone.

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We are always in the process of identifying speakers and new topics.  Please contact Penny Jester today with ideas or to share what resources your institution can share.