Greater Charlotte: 2016 Fall Symposium

When:  Oct 28, 2016 from 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  ACRP Greater Charlotte Chapter

The Evolution of Careers in Clinical Research: How do YOU fit in as a Clinical Research Professional

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Registration Fees:

  • $100 - Greater Charlotte Chapter Member
  • $100 - ACRP Member Only
  • $145 - General Public (Non-Members)

* UNCC Faculty & Students: No charge for attendance but registration is required at the above Constant Contact link. Contact hours may be purchased separately from ACRP.

Brief Description: This all-day event will provide updates on topics of interest to those involved in clinical research. We will start the day with a discussion of ethics topics, followed by updates relevant to the clinical research workforce. We will close our conference with a panel discussion with the speakers, joined by local HR representatives.

Upon completion of this conference, participants should be able to:

  • Describe how to become an exceptional clinical research professional from a patient/healthcare perspective.
  • Identify research degree programs and strategies for career development in clinical research.
  • Summarize ethical considerations for clinical human subject research.
  • Communicate regarding the evolution of clinical research jobs and opportunities

Target Audience: This course is intended for clinical research professionals, including clinical research associates (CRAs), clinical research coordinators (CRCs), research nurses, principal investigators (PIs), clinical study managers, project managers and project directors, and clinical research administrators, working in academia or for pharmaceutical, biotech, or device firms, or for research sites or contract research organizations (CROs). Students and others interested in learning more about careers in clinical research are welcome.

Contact hours: Six (5) Contact hours have been applied for through ACRP. Membership is not required for online registration of contact hours.

  • $0 Chapter Members
  • $35 ACRP Members
  • $50 Non-Members

To receive contact hours: Purchase the contact hours by clicking here, sign in at the registration desk, and attend the program. Log on to the ACRP website then “ACRP Learning Portal” to complete the evaluation no later than 30 days following the event and obtain the online certificate. Evaluations expire after 30 days.

Refund Policy: Cancellations must be made in writing to GCACRP. If a registrant must cancel for the workshop, the fees, less a $15 nonrefundable processing fee may be refunded, provided that the request for cancellation is received at least 15 calendar days prior to the course. Requests for cancellations received after that time will not be refunded. Exceptions will be decided on a case by case basis. The refund will be sent to the party who initially paid for the course.

Cancellation Policy: The Greater Charlotte Association of Clinical Research Professionals reserves the right to cancel any class or event at any time due to speaker conflicts / cancellations, registration of fewer than 6 persons, or other unexpected event. The Greater Charlotte Chapter of ACRP will refund any registration fees associated with cancellations, but has no funds set aside to reimburse for related expenses (such as absence from work, travel or hotel expenses). Please call or email to check on availability.

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