Events

  • SW Community Clinical Research Event

    21 February 2017

    Join our free half day event from lunchtime with speakers showcasing best practice in primary and community health care research
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Let’s Talk Trials

    22 February 2017

    Aims

    This one day workshop is designed to provide participants with an insight into the necessary communication skills needed to receive true valid informed consent from trial participants.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the SPIKES model of communication to enhance their practice back in the workplace and enable conversations with participants to be more effective.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    22nd February 2017

    09.30 – 16.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Cancer Patient & Public Research Event

    22 February 2017

    An event for the public to discover new insights into cancer research trials and discuss what they can do to help with research.
  • Trainee Doctors - Introduction Good Clinical Practice

    23 February 2017

    Adapted for Trainee Doctors - This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Greater Manchester - Research Practitioner Essentials - 27 February & 6 March 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital

    27 February 2017

    Greater Manchester - Research Practitioner Essentials - 27 February & 6 March 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital
  • HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - North

    28 February 2017

    HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - North
  • Good Clinical Practice Refresher

    28 February 2017

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff.
  • Principal Investigator Essentials

    28 February 2017

    This course is for Tees, Esk and Wear Valley staff who have been Principle Investigators of research projects within the last 18 months.
  • Research Awareness for potential Principal Investigators

    28 February 2017

    This training course is for Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys staff who are interested in becoming Principal Investigators.
  • Health Protection Research Unit in Gastrointestinal Infections - Annual Scientific Meeting

    01 March 2017

    This annual scientific meeting will provide the opportunity to hear from key investigators about the exciting research being undertaken and the future aims of the Unit.
  • CRN East Midlands -Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Nottingham

    01 March 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • CRN East Midlands Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Nottingham

    02 March 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    02 March 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • NIHR Cardiovascular Healthcare Technology Co-operative Open Day

    02 March 2017

    Free event: Discover how the NIHR Cardiovascular Healthcare Technology Co-operative (HTC) is working with industry to develop new technology devices and healthcare technology driven solutions.
  • North East and North Cumbria - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    02 March 2017

    This course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training.
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 3 March 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester

    03 March 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 3 March 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester
  • Adopting MedTech for Patient Benefit

    03 March 2017

    A full day event for the MedTech sector providing advice and guidance on the evaluation evidence required to access the NHS market.
  • Accelerating Digital Event

    06 March 2017

    The Accelerating Digital Showcase Event is looking to hear from people across the CRN who are use digital as medium to improve their work in research
  • Fundamentals of Clinical Research

    06 March 2017

    9.30am to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

     

  • North East and North Cumbria - Intro to Clinical Research Delivery

    07 March 2017

    This interactive workshop aims to provide a foundation of knowledge to enable clinical research staff to develop their practice as integral members of the multidisciplinary research team.
  • HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - Midlands and East

    08 March 2017

    HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - Midlands and East
  • HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - South

    08 March 2017

    HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - South
  • Fundamentals of Clinical Research - East Midlands Leicester

    08 March 2017

    Fundamentals of Clinical Research - East Midlands
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Valid Informed Consent

    08 March 2017

    Aims

    This half-day workshop is designed to provide the opportunity to explore the consent process in more depth covering Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations, which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The workshop also covers practical issues and some scenarios to enhance learning.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of the valid informed consent process. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in the consent process back in the workplace.

    NB: This course would be useful to anyone involved in the consent process, not just training for those actively receiving consent in practice.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    8 March 2017

    08.50 - 13.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • North East and North Cumbria - Project Management

    08 March 2017

    Aimed at anyone who is involved with projects at any level, for any period of time.
  • CRN East Midlands - Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Northampton

    09 March 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • Cardiovascular Specialty Group meeting

    10 March 2017

    Dr. Ronak Rajani will be hosting CRN South London's Cardiovascular meeting. Venues and timings will be confirmed nearer the date. Please look out for updates here on our events page
  • Cancer Researcher Introductory Course (CRIC) North West London

    13 March 2017

    Cancer Researcher Introductory Course for those contributing to the CRN North West London study portfolio.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Fundamentals of Clinical Research – 13 & 20 March 2017

    13 March 2017

    Who is the course aimed at?

    This 2 day course is primarily aimed at research delivery staff that have contact with research participants (e.g research nurses, clinical research officers, clinical research assistants etc.) Staff should be involved in research for at least 6 months.

    Course objective

    To provide a foundation of knowledge to enable you to develop your practice as a Clinical Research Professional. It offers the opportunity to gain an understanding of the management and running of clinical studies. You will be able to apply relevant knowledge and skills gained from the course to your working environment and you will be able to build on your experience.

    This CRN course is free to NIHR funded research delivery staff and those working on NIHR portfolio studies.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    13th March 2017

    09.00 – 17.00

    &

    20th March 2017

    09.00 – 16.15

    Further information

    If you require any further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

     

  • HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - Central London

    14 March 2017

    HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic (ICA) Programme - Central London
  • North East and North Cumbria - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    14 March 2017

    An introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the EU Directives, UK Regulations and Research Governance Framework requirements covering clinical trials and other NIHR Portfolio studies conducted in the NHS.
  • Dry Ice Training

    14 March 2017

    Southmead Hospital
  • North East and North Cumbria - Adults Lacking Capacity

    15 March 2017

    A practical workshop to provide an overview of the Mental Capacity Act (2005) and enable researchers to put the principles of The Act into Practice.
  • SW Research Network Forum

    16 March 2017

    Registration now open for our free research networking event for the local research community.
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction – 17 March 2017 – Salford Royal Hospital

    17 March 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction – 17 March 2017 – Salford Royal Hospital
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    20 March 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    20 March 2017

    08.30 - 12.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 21 March 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    21 March 2017

    Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 21st March 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • North East and North Cumbria - Introduction to Informed Consent Clinial Research

    21 March 2017

    Enables an understanding of the ethical and legislative frameworks underpinning the research consent process and the principles and responsibilities of consent in clinical research.
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 22 March 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital

    22 March 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 22 March 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital
  • Greater Manchester - Communication & Consent within the Paediatric Setting - 23 March 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    23 March 2017

    reater Manchester - Communication & Consent within the Paediatric Setting - 23 March 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • North East and North Cumbria - Communicating in Clinical Research

    23 March 2017

    This course aims to build upon the knowledge and experience of delegates who have attended the 'Introduction to Informed Consent in Clinical Research' course and who have some experience of discussing participation in clinical research studies with potential participants.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands Research Nursing Event

    24 March 2017

    LOOKING TO THE FUTURE
  • CRN West Midlands 14th Annual Post-ASH Update Event

    24 March 2017

    The Clinical Research Network West Midlands is holding its 14th National Annual Post ASH Update Educational Seminar on Friday 24th March 2017. The National Annual Post ASH Update is an educational event supported by the CRN WM and the British Society for Haematology. The event aims to give feedback from the American Society of Haematology, results of clinical trials, and provide recent updates on management of haematological malignancies.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    27 March 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • CRN East Midlands - Research Envoy Introductory Day - Leicester

    27 March 2017

    Apply for a ground breaking FREE programme for those interested in becoming a Research Envoy
  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Lincolnshire

    29 March 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • CRN East Midlands - Valid Informed Consent - Leicester

    29 March 2017

    This module is designed to enhance understanding and practice related to receiving consent, building on participants’ understanding of the Principles of GCP.
  • Introduction to GCP

    31 March 2017

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    03 April 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    3 April 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    04 April 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    4 April 2017

    09.00 – 13.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • CRN East Midlands - Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Leicester

    05 April 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • Fundamentals of Clinical Research

    06 April 2017

    9.30pm to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

     

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    06 April 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Commercial Trials Lifecycle Workshops*

    07 April 2017

    Commercial Trials Lifecycle Workshops*
  • Commercial Costing Template Workshop *

    07 April 2017

    Commercial Costing Template Workshop *
  • Working in the Clinical Research Network – Free Course in North Thames

    11 April 2017

    This course gives an overview of the role of the Clinical Research Network for nurses and allied health professionals new to posts in research
  • CRN East Midlands - Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Nottingham

    12 April 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Nottingham

    13 April 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 18 April 2017 - Royal Bolton Hospital

    18 April 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 18 April 2017 - Royal Bolton Hospital
  • Renal Disorders Specialty Group meeting

    19 April 2017

    Our Renal Disorders meeting will be hosted by CRN South London's Division 2 and Prof Iain Mcdougall.
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 20 April 2017 - The Christie

    20 April 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 20th April 2017 - The Christie
  • Introduction to GCP

    20 April 2017

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk Tel: 0117 3421376
  • NIHR CLAHRC Northwest London - Spring Collaborative Learning Event: Quality improvement for patient benefit

    25 April 2017

    NIHR CLAHRC Northwest London - Spring Collaborative Learning Event
  • Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 25 April 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    25 April 2017

    Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 25th April 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Laboratory Skills for Researchers

    25 April 2017

    Course information

    Basic laboratory skills, such as those taught on this course, are essential to ensure confident and competent handling of study supplies and equipment, enabling research staff to contribute to the delivery of clinical research protocols as part of their research team. They are also valuable transferable skills for the individual.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    25th April 2017

    09.30 – 14.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • CRN West Midlands Cancer Annual Meeting

    26 April 2017

    Clinical Trials Showcase to illustrate the results of regional cancer research
  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Leicester

    26 April 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Let’s Talk Trials

    26 April 2017

    Aims

    This one day workshop is designed to provide participants with an insight into the necessary communication skills needed to receive true valid informed consent from trial participants.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the SPIKES model of communication to enhance their practice back in the workplace and enable conversations with participants to be more effective.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    26 April 2017

    09.30 – 16.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Valid Informed Consent

    27 April 2017

    Aims

    This half-day workshop is designed to provide the opportunity to explore the consent process in more depth covering Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations, which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The workshop also covers practical issues and some scenarios to enhance learning.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of the valid informed consent process. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in the consent process back in the workplace.

    NB: This course would be useful to anyone involved in the consent process, not just training for those actively receiving consent in practice.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    27 April 2017

    08.45 - 12.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • CRN East Midlands - GCP Refresher - Derby

    27 April 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 28 April 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester

    28 April 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 28 April 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester
  • Good Clinical Practice Refresher Course

    03 May 2017

    1pm to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • GCP Refresher

    04 May 2017

    From 9am to 12pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    04 May 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    08 May 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    8 May 2017

    09.00 – 13.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 8 May 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital

    08 May 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 8 May 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital
  • Let's Talk Trials

    09 May 2017

    Let's Talk Trials is a one day communication skills course designed to promote sensitive and effective communication between staff and patients involved in clinical research.
  • Primary Care Research Forum - North Thames

    09 May 2017

    SAVE THE DATE - North Thames Primary Care Research Forum
  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Derby

    10 May 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Greater Mancheter - GCP Introduction - 11 May 2017 - The Christie

    11 May 2017

    Greater Mancheter - GCP Introduction - 11 May 2017 - The Christie
  • CLAHRC National Conference: For early career postdoc research careers in AHPs

    11 May 2017

    Organised by the NIHR CLAHRC South London and King's College London this unique, interactive conference aims to showcase opportunities, to provide role models and to facilitate networking opportunities for early career postdoctoral allied health profession researchers.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    12 May 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    12 May 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • CRN East Midlands - Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Nottinghamshire

    16 May 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research
  • Introduction to GCP

    23 May 2017

    From 9.15am to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Valid Informed Consent

    24 May 2017

    Aims

    This half-day workshop is designed to provide the opportunity to explore the consent process in more depth covering Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations, which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The workshop also covers practical issues and some scenarios to enhance learning.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of the valid informed consent process. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in the consent process back in the workplace.

    NB: This course would be useful to anyone involved in the consent process, not just training for those actively receiving consent in practice.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    24 May 2017

    08.50 - 13.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • CRN East Midlands - Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Nottingham

    30 May 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Nottingham

    31 May 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Flexible Delivery Staff (FDS) Away Day

    01 June 2017

    We will be hosting our annual Flexible Delivery Staff (FDS) away day in Summer 2017! More details about our away day will be available closer to the date. Stay tuned for more updates!
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    01 June 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    06 June 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    6 June 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Northampton

    06 June 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 6 June 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    06 June 2017

    Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 6th June 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • Introduction to Good Clinical Practice

    08 June 2017

    From 9am to 4:30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 342 1376

     

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Fundamentals of Clinical Research – 9th & 16th June 2017

    09 June 2017

    Who is the course aimed at?

    This 2 day course is primarily aimed at research delivery staff that have contact with research participants (e.g research nurses, clinical research officers, clinical research assistants etc.) Staff should be involved in research for at least 6 months.

    Course objective

    To provide a foundation of knowledge to enable you to develop your practice as a Clinical Research Professional. It offers the opportunity to gain an understanding of the management and running of clinical studies. You will be able to apply relevant knowledge and skills gained from the course to your working environment and you will be able to build on your experience.

    This CRN course is free to NIHR funded research delivery staff and those working on NIHR portfolio studies.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    9th June 2017

    09.00 – 17.00

    &

    16th June 2017

    09.00 – 16.15

    Further information

    If you require any further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 14 June 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester

    14 June 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 14th June 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester
  • Good Clinical Practice Refresher

    16 June 2017

    9am to 12.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • CRN Kent, Surrey and Sussex Annual Conference

    21 June 2017

    CRN Kent, Surrey and Sussex Annual Conference looking at the future of clinical research delivery
  • Greater Manchester - Informed Consent in Adults Lacking Capacity - 22 June 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    22 June 2017

    Greater Manchester - Informed Consent in Adults Lacking Capacity - 22 June 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    23 June 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    23 June 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher – 26 June 2017 – Salford Royal

    26 June 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher – 26 June 2017 – Salford Royal
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Let’s Talk Trials

    28 June 2017

    Aims

    This one day workshop is designed to provide participants with an insight into the necessary communication skills needed to receive true valid informed consent from trial participants.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the SPIKES model of communication to enhance their practice back in the workplace and enable conversations with participants to be more effective.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    28 June 2017

    09.30 – 16.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Commercial Costing Template Workshop

    29 June 2017

    Commercial Costing Template Workshop
  • Introduction to Good Clinical Practice

    30 June 2017

    From 9am to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk 

    Tel: 0117 342 1376

  • Fundamentals of Good Clinical Research

    03 July 2017

    9.30am to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Clinical Practice - Leicester

    05 July 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    06 July 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    07 July 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    7 July 2017

    09.00 – 13.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Good Clinical Practice Refresher

    10 July 2017

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk Tel: 0117 3421376
  • Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 11 July 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    11 July 2017

    Greater Manchester - Working in the CRN - 11th July 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • Working in the Clinical Research Network – Free Course in North Thames

    11 July 2017

    This course gives an overview of the role of the Clinical Research Network for nurses and allied health professionals new to posts in research
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 12 July 2017 - Salford Royal

    12 July 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 12 July 2017 - Salford Royal
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Valid Informed Consent

    17 July 2017

    Aims

    This half-day workshop is designed to provide the opportunity to explore the consent process in more depth covering Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations, which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The workshop also covers practical issues and some scenarios to enhance learning.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of the valid informed consent process. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in the consent process back in the workplace.

    NB: This course would be useful to anyone involved in the consent process, not just training for those actively receiving consent in practice.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    17 July 2017

    08.50 - 13.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Introduction to GCP

    20 July 2017

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk - Tel: 0117 3421376
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    24 July 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    24 July 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    24 July 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    24 July 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • RDS Residential Grant Writing Retreat

    04 September 2017

    Our Research Design Service (RDS) is offering a unique opportunity for health and social care professionals across the South West and South Central regions to attend a week-long Residential Grant Writing Retreat at Dillinton House, Ilminster in September 2017.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    05 September 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    5 September 2017

    09.00 – 13.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 5 September 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital

    05 September 2017

    GCP Refresher - 5 September 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital
  • Introduction to Good Clinical Practice

    07 September 2017

    9am to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk 

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    07 September 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Fundamentals of Clinical Research – 8th & 15th September 2017

    08 September 2017

    Course objective

    To provide a foundation of knowledge to enable you to develop your practice as a Clinical Research Professional. It offers the opportunity to gain an understanding of the management and running of clinical studies. You will be able to apply relevant knowledge and skills gained from the course to your working environment and you will be able to build on your experience.

    This CRN course is free to NIHR funded research delivery staff and those working on NIHR portfolio studies.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    8th September 2017

    09.00 – 17.00

    &

    15th September 2017

    09.00 – 16.15

    Further information

    If you require any further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Laboratory Skills for Researchers

    12 September 2017

    Course information

    Basic laboratory skills, such as those taught on this course, are essential to ensure confident and competent handling of study supplies and equipment, enabling research staff to contribute to the delivery of clinical research protocols as part of their research team. They are also valuable transferable skills for the individual.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    12th September 2017

    09.30 – 14.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    18 September 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    18 September 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • GCP Refresher

    19 September 2017

    9am to 12pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    21 September 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    21 September 2017

    08.30 - 12.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

     

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 25 September 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester

    25 September 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 25 September 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Let’s Talk Trials

    25 September 2017

    Aims

    This one day workshop is designed to provide participants with an insight into the necessary communication skills needed to receive true valid informed consent from trial participants.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the SPIKES model of communication to enhance their practice back in the workplace and enable conversations with participants to be more effective.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    25 September 2017

    09.30 – 16.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Commercial Costing Template Workshop

    28 September 2017

    Commercial Costing Template Workshop
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    03 October 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    3 October 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • ELFT - Mental Health Research in East London Conference

    04 October 2017

    ELFT - Mental Health Research in East London Conference
  • CRN East Midlands - Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Northampton

    05 October 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    05 October 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Valid Informed Consent

    06 October 2017

    Aims

    This half-day workshop is designed to provide the opportunity to explore the consent process in more depth covering Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations, which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The workshop also covers practical issues and some scenarios to enhance learning.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of the valid informed consent process. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in the consent process back in the workplace.

    NB: This course would be useful to anyone involved in the consent process, not just training for those actively receiving consent in practice.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    6 October 2017

    08.50 - 13.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Introduction to GCP

    09 October 2017

    9.15am to 4.30pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 10 October 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester

    10 October 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 10 October 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 11 October 2017 - The Christie

    11 October 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 11 October 2017 - The Christie
  • CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice _ Leicester

    11 October 2017

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher – 12 October 2017 – Salford Royal

    12 October 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher – 12 October 2017 – Salford Royal
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    16 October 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    16 October 2017

    09.00 – 13.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    19 October 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    19 October 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 25 October 2017 - The Christie

    25 October 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 25 October 2017 - The Christie
  • CRN East Midlands - Good Clinical Practice Refresher - Leicester

    01 November 2017

    This is a half day course is for experienced research delivery staff who have previously completed GCP training, a practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    02 November 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    2 November 2017

    09.00 – 13.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    02 November 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Greater Manchester - Communication & Consent within the Paediatric Setting - 9 November 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    09 November 2017

    Greater Manchester - Communication & Consent within the Paediatric Setting - 9 November 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP)

    10 November 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Aims

    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The session has a practical focus with the key aim being that participants know what to do to practice excellent GCP when they return to their workplace to ensure that the rights, safety and well-being of patients are always protected.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of GCP. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in improving processes and standards within their own work area.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    10 November 2017

    09.00 – 16.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Valid Informed Consent

    14 November 2017

    Aims

    This half-day workshop is designed to provide the opportunity to explore the consent process in more depth covering Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations, which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The workshop also covers practical issues and some scenarios to enhance learning.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of the valid informed consent process. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in the consent process back in the workplace.

    NB: This course would be useful to anyone involved in the consent process, not just training for those actively receiving consent in practice.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    14 November 2017

    08.45 - 12.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Laboratory Skills for Researchers

    14 November 2017

    Course information

    Basic laboratory skills, such as those taught on this course, are essential to ensure confident and competent handling of study supplies and equipment, enabling research staff to contribute to the delivery of clinical research protocols as part of their research team. They are also valuable transferable skills for the individual.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    14th November 2017

    09.30 – 14.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 16 November 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester

    16 November 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Refresher - 16 November 2017 - Nowgen Centre, Manchester
  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction – 16 November 2017 – Salford Royal

    16 November 2017

    Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction – 16 November 2017 – Salford Royal
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Let’s Talk Trials

    20 November 2017

    Aims

    This one day workshop is designed to provide participants with an insight into the necessary communication skills needed to receive true valid informed consent from trial participants.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the SPIKES model of communication to enhance their practice back in the workplace and enable conversations with participants to be more effective.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    20 November 2017

    09.30 – 16.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - Informed Consent in Adults Lacking Capacity - 23 November 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

    23 November 2017

    Greater Manchester - Informed Consent in Adults Lacking Capacity - 23 November 2017 - Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Fundamentals of Clinical Research – 29th November & 6th December 2017

    29 November 2017

    Course objective

    To provide a foundation of knowledge to enable you to develop your practice as a Clinical Research Professional. It offers the opportunity to gain an understanding of the management and running of clinical studies. You will be able to apply relevant knowledge and skills gained from the course to your working environment and you will be able to build on your experience.

    This CRN course is free to NIHR funded research delivery staff and those working on NIHR portfolio studies.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    29th November 2017

    09.00 – 17.00

    &

    6th December 2017

    09.00 – 16.15

    Further information

    If you require any further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Greater Manchester - GCP Introduction - 5 December 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital

    05 December 2017

    GCP Introduction - 5 December 2017 - Stepping Hill Hospital
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - “Welcome to the CRN” Induction Webinar

    07 December 2017

    Targeted at new research staff
  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    08 December 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    8 December 2017

    08.30 - 12.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Valid Informed Consent

    08 December 2017

    Aims

    This half-day workshop is designed to provide the opportunity to explore the consent process in more depth covering Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the NHS Research Governance Framework, EU Directives and UK Regulations, which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS. The workshop also covers practical issues and some scenarios to enhance learning.

    Expected Learning Outcomes

    Following the course, participants will have a demonstrable understanding of the background and practical implications of the valid informed consent process. This understanding is intended to be a foundation for action about translating principles into practice and give participants the confidence to take a proactive role in the consent process back in the workplace.

    NB: This course would be useful to anyone involved in the consent process, not just training for those actively receiving consent in practice.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    8 December 2017

    08.50 - 13.30

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • Thames Valley & South Midlands - Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Refresher

    13 December 2017

    A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.

    Course information

    This three hour course is for experienced research delivery staff who:

    • Have previously completed either taught or online GCP training
    • Have recent practical experience of working in a clinical research environment
    • Have a good understanding of the principles and quality standards of GCP and related frameworks.

    Aims

    The purpose of this refresher course is to reinforce and consolidate previous learning, provide an opportunity for you to reflect on your practice and raise your awareness of recent and relevant developments in GCP and related areas of research governance. The course will also reinforce the importance of keeping up-to-date with developments and making sure that you and your team continue to evaluate their research practice and make improvements if required. You will be signposted to resources and quality tools that will support you.

    Booking

    To book a place please log into or create an account on the NIHR Clinical Research Network’s learning platform, CRN Learn (https://learn.nihr.ac.uk/).

    Please access this using your Google Chrome browser.

    13 December 2017

    09.00 – 13.00

    For further Information please email: training.crnthamesvalley@nihr.ac.uk

  • GCP Refresher

    12 January 2018

    From 9am to 12pm

    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376

     

  • Introduction to GCP

    07 February 2018

    9.15am to 4.30pm


    Contact: Donna Burnham, Network Administrator

    Email: donna.burnham@nihr.ac.uk

    Tel: 0117 3421376