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Clinical Research Project Management - Online Academy

4 weeks - 2 hours per week

4 week online course beginning on 7th August 2017

Online Academy

Setting up and running clinical trials is a complex, timely and costly process. It is essential to manage your clinical projects with streamline efficiency to ensure they are completed within set timeframes and to budget. With this in mind, clinical professionals are increasingly looking for ways to improve the results of their clinical projects by implementing project management techniques.

Over 8 modules, this course will examine key management techniques such as analysing stakeholders, assessing risk/benefits and management style.

This course is also available as a public training course - check the website for dates>>

What is an Online Academy course? 

Online academy is a new online, interactive and engaging education tool designed to maximise learning for professionals with busy schedules and/or small training budgets.

The online academy brings alike professionals together and gives you the opportunity to share ideas and questions via the discussion forum creating your own professional community. Our on-demand feature means the content is available as and when you need it allowing greater flexibility to your professional development and learning. 

 

Over 4 weeks students will learn through:

  • 8 modules, split up into multiple bitesize recorded videos
  • Quizzes to test your knowledge
  • Revisit the content with unlimited access to all the materials for 2 months
  • Access the discussion forum to interact with other students
  • Direct contact with the trainer through the forum during the 4 weeks the course is running
  • Additional content such as materials and white papers available to download

Ian Stokes is a project management practitioner, certified facilitator and trainer who delivers process and learning solutions to the pharmaceutical industry. His recent clients include Pfizer, Sanofi Aventis, Nestlé, Danone and Celgene. He delivers courses
on several Masters and MBA courses in France. As chairman of several project user communities in France he believes in a customer-centric approach to projects, with frequent feedback and open teamwork.


  • Identify and communicate the key roles and responsibilities needed through the clinical research project life-cycle
  • Examine the core competencies needed to successfully select your clinical research project team
  • Bring your projects in on time, within budget and to specification using a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Identify the project critical path and use it to make informed decisions
  • Remedy key patient recruitment challenges
  • Work more effectively both individually and as part of a team

All clinical research professionals with limited time for personal development will benefit from the flexible learning approach, including:

  • Clinical Research Associates
  • Clinical Project Managers
  • Assistant Project Managers
  • Clinical Trial Manager
  • Clinical Affairs Manager
  • Study Coordinator
  • Clinical Trial Officer
  • Clinical Study Coordinator
  • Clinical Operations Manager
  • Clinical trials monitor

2017 student testimonial:

The course structure and format were amazing! Fantastic work Ian!

Senior Regulatory Affairs Specialist


What happens during an Online Academy course?

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This online academy course can be accessed from Monday 7th August. Two modules will be uploaded per week, allowing you to study at your own pace. Your trainer will welcome any questions that arise throughout your course.

Please note that full payment must be made prior to the course start date in order to receive your login details to begin the course.

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