CRN East Midlands - Introduction to Good Clinical Practice - Leicester

Date: 28 March 2019

Time: 09:15 to 16:30

Location: CRN East Midlands Meeting Room, Knighton Street Outpatients Level One Leicester Royal Infirmary Leicester LE1 5WW

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

Aims

This course is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the UK Policy for Health and Social Care, 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

The NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) has now moved to a new learning platform, NIHR Learn (formerly known as CRN Learn)  for help please go to NIHR Learn Help

Note that the system requires that you use a reasonably up to date web-browser – or Google Chrome – or Firefox – or Safari if using a mobile device.

Location

CRN East Midlands Meeting Room, Knighton Street Outpatients Level One Leicester Royal Infirmary Leicester LE1 5WW 

A practical guide to ethical and scientific quality standards in clinical research.  Course information  This half-day 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. The course is not suitable for:  New researchers who do not have experience of working in a clinical research environment Research staff who are not familiar with GCP, either because training was a number of years ago or because initial training was of poor quality. 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.  Expected learning outcomes  Following the course, participants will be able to:  Identify the interwoven framework of laws and guidance which govern the set-up and conduct of clinical research in the NHS Demonstrate how their own practice is consistent with the principles and quality standards of GCP Identify areas for development and improvement that reflect common audit and inspection findings Describe recent changes in GCP and related policy and guidance and identify how this applies to their own practice Recognise the role of the NIHR Clinical Research Network in supporting increases in the quality and volume of clinical research Know how to access relevant resources and keep up to date Location   CRN East Midlands Meeting Room Level One Knighton Street Outpatients Leicester Royal Infirmary Leicester, LE1 5WW   Booking  The NIHR Clinical Research Network (CRN) has now moved to a new learning platform, NIHR Learn (formerly known as CRN Learn) for help please go to NIHR Learn Help  Note that the system requires that you use a reasonably up to date web-browser – or Google Chrome – or Firefox – or Safari if using a mobile device.  How to book on to a course on NIHR Learn

  • Location:
    CRN East Midlands Meeting Room, Knighton Street Outpatients Level One Leicester Royal Infirmary Leicester LE1 5WW
  • Organisation:
    NIHR
  • Related LCRN:
    East Midlands
  • Knowledge Area:
    NIHR in your area
  • Year:
    2019
  • Category:
    Local
  • Summary:
    This full-day workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and the requirements of the, EU Directives and UK Regulations which cover NIHR Portfolio studies and clinical trials conducted within the NHS.

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